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Crestview in Okaloosa County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Old Bethel Cemetery

 
 
Old Bethel Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By K. McNair, May 24, 2014
1. Old Bethel Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Old Bethel Cemetery and first church established at this site in 1830's. Nearby Austinville community circa 1840's was on stagecoach route from Milton to Geneva, Alabama
 
Erected 2013 by the Crestview Historic Preservation Board.
 
Location. 30° 47.541′ N, 86° 36.163′ W. Marker is in Crestview, Florida, in Okaloosa County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Bethel Road (County Road 188) and Sioux Circle, on the left when traveling north on Old Bethel Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5783 Old Bethel Road, Crestview FL 32536, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Concord Lodge No. 50 F & AM (approx. 2.8 miles away); Okaloosa County (approx. 2.8 miles away but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Okaloosa County (approx. 2.8 miles away but has been reported
Old Bethel Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By K. McNair, May 24, 2014
2. Old Bethel Cemetery
missing); Okaloosa County Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away); Crestview Lodge #364 F&AM PHA (approx. 3.4 miles away); Carver-Hill H.S. (approx. 3.5 miles away); Confederate Park (approx. 4.4 miles away); Baker High School (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crestview.
 
Also see . . .
1. Crestview Bulletin newspaper article about marker. (Submitted on May 25, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Tale of link to Civil War graves. (Submitted on May 25, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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