Historic Markers Across Florida

Loyce Cemetery

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Location: At the cemetery at the south end of Cemetery Rd, Spring Hill, FL
County: Pasco
Coordinates: N 28° 24.515    W 082° 30.627
  28.40858333    -82.51045
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMHE18


The Gillett-Loyce Cemetery is named for David Gillett, the land owner, and the early nearby settlement, Loyce, in 1898. Mr. Gillett donated the one-acre site in memory of his dear wife, Rosa.

Among those buried here are veterans if the War Between the States, the Spanish-American war and subsequent wars. The cemetery is reserved for the decendants of David Gillett.

The Pasco Board of County Commissioners and The Pasco County Historical Preservation Committee