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Pensacola in Escambia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Salvador T. Pons

 
 
Salvador T. Pons Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 1, 2015
1. Salvador T. Pons Marker
Inscription. Salvador Pons was the second son of John Pons, a seaman from Maryland, and Maria Rosario, a free woman of color. As a property owner who could read and write, Salvador was able to serve the Pensacola community as City Alderman beginning in 1869 and was elected Mayor in 1874. He later served as City Clerk from 1878 to 1884.
 
Erected by the City of Pensacola, the University of West Florida & the St. Michael's Cemetery Foundation.
 
Location. 30° 24.831′ N, 87° 12.558′ W. Marker is in Pensacola, Florida, in Escambia County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of North Alcaniz Street and W.D. Childers Plaza. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6 North Alcaniz Street, Pensacola FL 32502, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jose Noriega (a few steps from this marker); Eugenio Antonio Sierra (within shouting distance of this marker); Desiderio Quina (within shouting distance of this marker); Don Manuel Gonzalez (within shouting distance of this marker); Ebenezer Dorr (within shouting distance of this marker); Dorothy Walton
Salvador T. Pons & wife grave sites image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 1, 2015
2. Salvador T. Pons & wife grave sites
(within shouting distance of this marker); John Innerarity (within shouting distance of this marker); Daniel Sullivan (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Pensacola.
 
Also see . . .  Pensapedia article about Salvador Pons. (Submitted on January 1, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Notable PersonsPolitics
 
Colonial Archaeological Trail - St. Michael's Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 1, 2015
3. Colonial Archaeological Trail - St. Michael's Cemetery
Cemetery gate image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 1, 2015
4. Cemetery gate
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 212 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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