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This Day in Georgia History

January 28, 1733

Colonists Gave Thanks

At the military barracks at Beaufort, Georgia colonists celebrated this day – a Sunday – as a day of Thanksgiving for their safe arrival and Oglethorpe’s success in obtaining permission from chief Tomochichi to settle on Yamacraw Bluff on the Savannah River.