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Fernandina Beach in Nassau County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Nassau County American Revolutionary War Memorial

 
 
American Revolutionary War Patriots Who Settled in Nassau County, Florida Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, April 9, 2016
1. American Revolutionary War Patriots Who Settled in Nassau County, Florida Marker
Inscription.
In honor of
American Revolutionary War Patriots
who settled in Nassau County, Florida Burroughs Higginbotham, Soldier
Amos Latham, Soldier
John Tolson Lowe, Lieutenant
James Pelot, Patriot
John Daniel Vaughan, Private

For freedom, we pledge
"our Lives, our Fortunes, and our sacred Honor"

 
Erected 2015 by The Amelia Island Chapter, NSDAR.
 
Location. 30° 40.209′ N, 81° 27.363′ W. Marker is in Fernandina Beach, Florida, in Nassau County. Marker is at the intersection of South 11th Street and Atlantic Avenue (State Road A1A/200), on the right when traveling north on South 11th Street. Touch for map. Marker is located in Veterans Memorial at Central Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 Atlantic Ave, Fernandina Beach FL 32034, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New Zion Baptist Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Good Shepherd Church 1887-1966 (about 800 feet away); St. Peter's Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Memorial United Methodist Church (approx. mile away); First Presbyterian Church
Veterans Memorial at Central Park with DAR marker seen on the right image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, April 9, 2016
2. Veterans Memorial at Central Park with DAR marker seen on the right
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Fairbanks Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Nassau County Historic Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Lesesne House (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fernandina Beach.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 12, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 197 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 12, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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