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St. Paul's Episcopal Church

(1832)

 
 
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By Marsha A. Matson, May 28, 2015
1. St. Paul's Episcopal Church Marker
Inscription.  Oldest in Florida Diocese, the present church (1912) is the fourth on this site. John Fleeming, one of the four original owners of the island, is buried here. His widow donated the property, stipulating that the church pews be free. Rectory built 1855. The chimes, first installed in a Florida church, were originally in a frame church (1886) destroyed in 1909 hurricane.
 
Erected 1962 by Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials. (Marker Number F-79.)
 
Location. 24° 33.413′ N, 81° 48.208′ W. Marker is in Key West, Florida, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Duval Street and Eaton Street, on the right when traveling west on Duval Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 Duval Street, Key West FL 33040, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Oldest Schoolhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); The Samuel O. Johnson House (within shouting distance of this marker); Key West Woman's Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Alexander Cruz/ Julia Gardner House
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By Marsha A. Matson, May 28, 2015
2. St. Paul's Episcopal Church Marker
(about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Lowe Delaney/Theodore Holtsberg House (about 500 feet away); Phillip L. Cosgrove House, 1872 (about 500 feet away); The Trev-Mor Hotel (about 600 feet away); Milton W. Curry House, William Curry Homestead (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Key West.
 
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By Marsha A. Matson, May 28, 2015
3. St. Paul's Episcopal Church
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4. Church interior
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5. Church windows
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on January 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 12, 2015, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 12, 2015, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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