Short discussion of the Legend (now PROVEN) of EBO LANDING, St. Simons Island, Georgia where many Ebo Slaves (from Nigeria) drowned in early 19th. Century. Entered here because of this line: Researchers have found that a substantial number of African Americans in southern States are Igbo descendents. Most Haitians and many citizens of the West Indies are also Igbo. It’s hoped that in the future DNA science will be able to identify Igbo genes for those who need such verification.