Near Key West in Monroe County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
In Memory of Dr. Samuel A. Mudd
1833 - 1883
—Imprisoned Fort Jeﬀerson, Florida (July 24, 1865) —
PRESIDENT ANDREW JOHNSON
Pardon, dated February 6, 1869
Location. 24° 37.659′ N, 82° 52.386′ W. Marker is near Key West, Florida, in Monroe County. Touch for map. Located in Fort Jefferson, in Dry Tortugas National Park. Marker is in this post office area: Key West FL 33040, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Navy Days at Fort Jefferson (within shouting distance of this marker); Gunrooms (within shouting distance of this marker); The Dry Tortugas, Home to a Myriad of Life (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Alfred Goldsboro Mayor (approx. 2.9 miles away).
Also see . . . Dr. Samuel Mudd. Biographical page on the doctor, with references to the imprisonment at Fort Jefferson. (Submitted on July 19, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • Science & Medicine • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,801 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 19, 2008, by R. E. Smith of Nashville, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.