Historic Markers Across Florida



Miami City Cemetery



Marker ID: FLHM 
Location:
County: Miami-Dade
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

In 1897 Mrs. William Brickell sold this 10-acre rocky wasteland to the City of Miami for $750. At that time it was located one half mile north of the city limits on a narrow wagon track county road. The first burial, not recorded, was of an elderly black


Notes:

City: Miami, FL