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Englewood in Sarasota County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Lemon Bay Cemetery

 
 
Lemon Bay Cemetery Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Julie Szabo, January 15, 2009
1. Lemon Bay Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Since the late 1800's the deceased loved ones of Englewood's pioneer settlers have been laid to rest on this high sandy ridge. The land for the cemetery was deeded to the citizens of the Lemon Bay area, by means of trustees, by John H. and Florence V. Hill on May 10th, 1900.

The first Board of Trustees were:
John W. Green, W. H. (Capt. Hamp) Lampp, William B. Pope, Daniel W. Gallop, Ferdinand Gottfried

A Perpetual Care Committee was established on December 13th, 1982.
 
Erected 1983 by Sarasota County Historical Commission.
 
Location. 26° 57.177′ N, 82° 21.194′ W. Marker is in Englewood, Florida, in Sarasota County. Marker is at the intersection of S. Indiana Avenue (Florida Route 776) and 2nd Avenue, on the right when traveling south on S. Indiana Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Englewood FL 34223, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Circus in Venice (approx. 10.1 miles away); 337th Army Air Field Base (approx. 10.2 miles away); Venezia Park (approx. 11.2 miles away); Colonel George Kumpe Bridge
Lemon Bay Cemetery Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Julie Szabo, January 15, 2009
2. Lemon Bay Cemetery Marker
Looking north at dusk.
(approx. 11.4 miles away); The Venice-Nokomis Bank (approx. 11.4 miles away); Triangle Inn (approx. 11.4 miles away); Eagle Point Bell (approx. 11.4 miles away); Fred Albee Municipal Airport (approx. 11.4 miles away).
 
Categories. 20th CenturyCemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page has been viewed 956 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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