Florida Genealogy

Florida Genealogy is being developed as a genealogical and historical resource for your personal use. It contains information and records for Florida ancestry, family history, and genealogy. Specifically, it provides sources for birth records, death records, marriage records, census records, tax records, court records, and military records. It also provides some historical details about different times and people in Florida history.

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Obituary of Mrs. Addie Mae Lowery (1941-2019)

May 29, 1941 – November 02, 2019 Addie Mae Lowery Mrs. Addie Mae Morris Lowery, age 78 of Jay, FL passed away on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, FL. Mae was born on May 29, 1941 in Jay, FL to Emory and Irene Morris. She graduated from Jay High School in 1959. Mae was a homemaker, loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Carlos ‘Buddy’ Morris; and her sister, Margie Spears. Mr. Lowery is survived by her loving husband of 59…

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Obituary of Ms. Nancy Janette Lee (1938-2019)

March 24, 1938 – November 08, 2019 Nancy Janette Lee Ms. Nancy Janette Lee, age 81 of Molino, FL passed away on Friday, November 8, 2019 at D.W. McMillan Memoria Hospital in Brewton, AL. She was a native of Harriman, TN, and a 33 year resident of Molino, FL where she worked for the Escambia County Florida Emergency Services as an EMT and thoroughly enjoyed her job. She was of the Baptist faith, and was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence and Geraldine Majors Forrester; her sister, Kim Davis; her sons, Stephen Lee…

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Mt. Peace Cemetery, St. Cloud, Osceola County, Florida

Mt. Peace Cemetery is located in the city of St. Cloud, Osceola County, Florida. More than 6,500 individuals have been buried in this 18-acre cemetery, which was once known as “Soldier City” because of the large number of veterans interred there.
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Construction of the Original Fort Pickens

Fort Pickens was designed by the French military engineer Simon Bernard, who had been hired by the United States as a consultant. In 1816 he was appointed to the board of engineers which was placed in charge of fortification. Although influenced by the French school of design, the unique considerations of harbor defense made U.S. coastal fortification uniquely American. (Location of Fort Pickens). A Civil War era map shows the relationship of Fort Pickens with Fort McRee and Fort Barrancas, which were designed to act in concert to defend the harbor mouth. Though Fort…

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