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Historical Markers in Sewall''s Point, Florida

 
Clickable Map of Martin 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 Martin County, FL (19) Glades County, FL (3) Hendry County, FL (4) Okeechobee County, FL (7) Palm Beach County, FL (104) St. Lucie County, FL (37)  MartinCounty(19) Martin County (19)  GladesCounty(3) Glades County (3)  HendryCounty(4) Hendry County (4)  OkeechobeeCounty(7) Okeechobee County (7)  PalmBeachCounty(104) Palm Beach County (104)  St.LucieCounty(37) St. Lucie County (37)
Sewall's Point is in Martin County
      Martin County (19)  
      Glades County (3)  
      Hendry County (4)  
      Okeechobee County (7)  
      Palm Beach County (104)  
      St. Lucie County (37)  
 
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1Florida (Martin County), Sewall's Point — Sewall's Point
Sewall's Point, with high fertile hammocks situated between the St. Lucie and Indian rivers, attracted this area's earliest settlers. These pioneers cleared the land, planted pineapples, and citrus, and traveled to Titusville by sailboat for . . . Map (db m112170) HM
2Florida (Martin County), Sewall's Point — The Bakers of Waveland
Dr. William H. Baker and his family settled here in 1880 and named the place Waveland. Their home was the first permanent residence in what is Martin County today, and Waveland was prominent on Florida maps for many years. The section line that . . . Map (db m112169) HM
3Florida (Martin County), Sewall's Point — The Sewall Home, Dock and Pineapple FieldsHenry Edwin Sewall (1848-1925)
In 1889, Capt. Henry Seawall and his wife, Abbie, settled on the peninsula that bears their name. Previously, the Sewall family inherited a third of the 16,000-acre Miles-Hanson Grant, awarded by the king of Spain in 1823. Within the grant were the . . . Map (db m127508) HM
 
 
  
  
 
 
Jan. 24, 2022