Historic Markers Across Florida



Payne &. Widden Monument



Marker ID: FLHM 
Location: Payne Creek State Historic Site, on S.R. 664-A east, Bowling Green
County: Hardee
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

To the memory of Capt. George S. Payne aged 32 years, a native of Cornwall, Conn.

Also of D. Widden. Both were killed by a party of Seminole Indians on the evening of the 17th day of July, 1849. How are the mighty fallen.