Melbourne in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
In the period of about 1917-1920, Mrs. Glenn's niece, Jean Faircloth, lived here during the winter months. In 1935 Jean Faircloth became the second wife of General Douglas MacArthur, leader of the allied forces in the Pacific during World War II.
Location. 28° 7.677′ N, 80° 37.564′ W. Marker is in Melbourne, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker is at the intersection of Highland Avenue and Shady Lane, on the right when traveling south on Highland Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Melbourne FL 32935, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Houston Pioneer Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Roesch House (within shouting distance of this marker); The James W. Rossetter House (within shouting Site of First Houston Homestead (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Breckenridge Landing (about 300 feet away); James Wadswsorth Rossetter House (about 400 feet away); St. John's Episcopal Church (about 500 feet away); Hodgson Home and Drugstore (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Melbourne.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 7, 2011, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. This page has been viewed 674 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 7, 2011, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.