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The Carolinians of Cherokee Sound: Cultural and Linguistic Connections between North Carolina and the Bahamas

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Following the American Revolution, defeated Loyalists fled to the remote corner of Abaco in The Bahamas. Since then, the descendants of those Loyalists have maintained a population that is racially, culturally, and politically distinct from the other twenty-nine populated islands that make up The Bahamas. The Abaco population more closely resembles isolated communities on Ocracoke and Harkers Island, where the population still speaks with a brogue, resembling the tongue spoken by the earliest Scot-Irish settlers.
North Carolina Literary Review (NoCar PS 266 N8 N66x), Vol. Issue 7, 1998, p82-95, por