Gainesville in Alachua County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Jesse Johnson Finley
Erected 1999 by Alachua County Historical Commission, Alachua County Historical Society, Evergreen Cemetery Association, and Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-402.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Government & Politics • War, US Civil • Wars, US Indian. A significant historical date for this entry is November 18, 1812.
Location. 29° 37.677′ N, 82° 18.899′ W. Marker is in Gainesville, Florida, in Alachua County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Southeast 21st Avenue and Southeast 4th Street, on the left when traveling west. Marker is located in the rear of the cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 SE 21st Ave, Gainesville FL 32641, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Evergreen Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Boulware Springs Water Works Building (approx. 0.7 miles away); Gainesville’s Only Artesian Spring (approx. 0.7 miles Shady Grove Primitive Baptist Church and Porters Quarters (approx. 1½ miles away); The Ballpark (approx. 1½ miles away); Trains Rumbled Overhead (approx. 1½ miles away); A Cattle Economy (approx. 1.6 miles away); Living Links to Florida's Past (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gainesville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 12, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 335 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 12, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.