Historic Markers Across Florida

Levi Starling Massacre

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Location: on U.S. 92, about a mile west of McIntosh Road, Plant City.
County: Hillsborough
Waymark: None


Here a supply team of the Florida militia, 5 wagons and guards enroute from Ft. Brooke (Tampa) to inland encampments was ambushed and massacred by Seminole Indians May 17, 1856.


City: Plant City, FL