Near Coleman in Sumter County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The officers appointed by governor Madison S. Perry included D.G. Leigh, Clerk of the Circuit Court, Wilson C. Williams, Judge of Probate, Solomon Hall, Tax Assessor and Collector, J.S. Kilgore, County Surveyor, E.H. Crow, Sheriff. Members to serve as county commissioners included, F.W. Durrance, D.B. Chapman, L.B. Branch, W. Carruthers, and James Weeks. Appointed to serve as justices of the peace included J.A. Lee, J.G. Hall, Moses Daniel, James A. Collins, and R.W. Giskins.
Erected 1982 by Sumter County Historical Society.
Location. 28° 47.976′ N, 82° 1.383′ W. Marker is near Coleman, Florida, in Sumter County. Marker is on County Road 468 2 miles east of U.S. 301, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Coleman FL 33521, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Sumterville (approx. 4.6 miles away); Oak Grove Cemetery Confederate Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away); Royal School Site (approx. 7.9 miles away); Holy Trinity Episcopal Church (approx. 8.3 miles away); Attorney Virgil Darnell Hopkins (approx. 8½ miles away); Ft. Armstrong (approx. 11.6 miles away); On This Spot (approx. 12 miles away); Parson Brown Orange Tree (approx. 13.3 miles away).
More about this marker. Located in front of the Adamsville Community Cemetery.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 441 times since then. Photos: 1. submitted on July 19, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. 2. submitted on September 27, 2014, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.