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

Dorothy Walton

 
 
Dorothy Walton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 1, 2015
1. Dorothy Walton Marker
Inscription. Born Dorothy Camber, to a British plantation owner at South Carolina, Dorothy married lawyer George Walton at Savannah shortly before the beginning of the American Revolution. George Walton attended the Continental Congress in Philadelphia signing the Declaration of Independence. Dorothy relocated to Pensacola in 1822 where George Walton Jr. was serving as Acting-Governor of Florida after the departure of Andrew Jackson.
 
Erected by the City of Pensacola, the University of West Florida & the St. Michael's Cemetery Foundation.
 
Location. 30° 24.824′ N, 87° 12.598′ 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. Touch 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. Desiderio Quina (a few steps from this marker); Salvador T. Pons (within shouting distance of this marker); Jose Noriega (within shouting distance of this marker); Don Manuel Gonzalez (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Daniel Sullivan
Dorothy Walton Marker and grave site image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 1, 2015
2. Dorothy Walton Marker and grave site
(about 400 feet away); Eugenio Antonio Sierra (about 400 feet away); Ebenezer Dorr (about 400 feet away); John Innerarity (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pensacola.
 
Also see . . .  History of George and Dorothy Walton. (Submitted on January 1, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraPoliticsSettlements & Settlers
 
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 was last revised on August 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 254 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 1, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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