Historic Markers Across Florida

Bone Mizell

Marker ID: FLHM 
Location: In Pioneer Park, Zolpho Springs
County: Hardee
Coordinates: N 27° 30.088    W 081° 47.944
  27.50146666    -81.79906666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM3DR4


Was DeSoto County´s wag, prairie philosopher, cowboy humorist and prankster. He was beloved for his merrymaking. Bone was christened MORGAN BONAPART MIZELL.

He was born 1863 and died 1921. Bone is buried in Joshua Creek Cemetery in DeSoto County near Arcadia.

This marker erected by the Peace River Valley Historical Society 1973


City: Zolpho Springs, FL