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Historical Markers in San Antonio, Florida

 
Clickable Map of Pasco County, Florida and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Pasco County, FL (72) Hernando County, FL (20) Hillsborough County, FL (253) Pinellas County, FL (96) Polk County, FL (87) Sumter County, FL (58)  PascoCounty(72) Pasco County (72)  HernandoCounty(20) Hernando County (20)  HillsboroughCounty(253) Hillsborough County (253)  PinellasCounty(96) Pinellas County (96)  PolkCounty(87) Polk County (87)  SumterCounty(58) Sumter County (58)
San Antonio is in Pasco County
      Pasco County (72)  
      Hernando County (20)  
      Hillsborough County (253)  
      Pinellas County (96)  
      Polk County (87)  
      Sumter County (58)  
 
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1Florida (Pasco County), San Antonio — City of San Antonio, Florida
On Main Street, on the right when traveling east.
Judge Edmund F. Dunne, ex-Chief Justice of Arizona, founded the Catholic Colony of San Antonio, Florida in 1881. Judge Dunne was a distinguished Catholic layman, a famous jurist, an editor, linguist, horticulturist, world traveler, and life long . . . Map (db m37720) HM
2Florida (Pasco County), San Antonio — Joseph J. "Joe" Herrmann 1912-2002/Edward J. "Eddie" Herrmann 1936-2017
On Main Street at Pennsylvania Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Main Street.
Joseph J. "Joe" Herrmann Lucius Herrmann, a baker, who emigrated from Germany in 1900, married Helen Veronica McSweeney in Ohio in 1911. They settled in San Antonio, Florida, in 1925. In 1935, their son, Joe Herrmann, married Rose, the . . . Map (db m136017) HM
3Florida (Pasco County), San Antonio — Lake Jovita Club
Near Tradition Road, 0.4 miles west of Lake Jovita Boulevard, on the left when traveling west.
Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club incorporates the site of W.E. Currie's Lake Jovita Club of the 1920s and 30s. Gene Sarazen, a leading professional golfer of that era, considered the course-designed by Stiles & VanKleete-one of the best in . . . Map (db m67629) HM
4Florida (Pasco County), San Antonio — Prospect Community
On Prospect Road (County Road 579A) at Handcart Road (County Road 579), on the right when traveling west on Prospect Road. Reported missing.
Once home to the Eufaula Indians, Prospect Community, also known as Gaskin Settlement, was west of Lake Buddy and Lake Pasadena. In 1842, Jacob Wells was the first recorded settler in the area. His sister, Elizabeth Jane Osburn, and her . . . Map (db m67630) HM
5Florida (Pasco County), San Antonio — St. Anthony of Padua ChurchEstablished 1883 — Second Oldest Catholic Church on Florida’s West Coast —
On Massachusetts Avenue (St. Anthony Way) west of Joe Herrmann Drive, on the left when traveling west.
In thanksgiving for a prayer answered, Judge Edmund F. Dunne began the Catholic Colony of San Antonio in 1882 and built its first church the following year at this site. Reminiscent of what he saw in Europe, the church (rather than a municipal . . . Map (db m40500) HM
6Florida (Pasco County), San Antonio — St. Anthony School
On Massachusetts Avenue (St. Anthony Way).
Mrs. Cecelia Morse started the first school in San Antonio in 1883. The Benedectine Sisters assumed administration in 1889. This red brick schoolhouse was built in 1922 at a cost of 22,000 dollars eleven years after the adjacent church had been . . . Map (db m37532) HM
 
 
Nov. 30, 2021