Historic Markers Across Florida



Duval County



Marker ID:  
Location: On E bay St west of N Liberty St, Jacksonville, FL
County: Duval
Coordinates: N 30° 19.512    W 081° 39.219
  30.3252    -81.65365
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMJ7GK
 



Text:

1884 Duval County 1915
Created August 12, 1822, named for
Governor William Pope Duval
Born 1784-Died 1854. Captain Mounted Rangers, War of 1812.
1813-1815, U.S. Congressman from Kentucky
1821-1822, U.S. Judge, Eastern Florida.
1822-1834, First Civil Governor of Territory of Florida.
1838-1839, Member, Constitutional Convention at St. Joseph.
Unifier and developer of Territory of Florida.
Brave, Honest and Able.

Patriots Chapter And Interested Citizens Of Duval County under the auspices of National Society United States Daughters of 1812, State of Florida