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Old St. Joseph Cemetery
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Coinseekers
N 29° 47.615 W 085° 17.267
16R E 665492 N 3297141
Quick Description: Old City Cemetery
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 7/11/2009 8:37:42 AM
Waymark Code: WM6QZG
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member paintfiction
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Long Description:
Interred are some of Apalachicola's founders and molders of her colorful history. Also buried here are many soldiers of the Confederacy and victims of yellow fever and shipwrecks. Seven of the Confederate veterans served with Pickett at Gettysburg in the gallant Florida Brigade. World famed botanist, Dr. Alvin Wentworth Chapman, of Apalachicola died in 1899, and is interred here beside the grave of his wife.
Marker Number: None

Date: 1982

County: Franklin

Marker Type: City

Sponsored or placed by: Apalachicola Historical Society In Cooperation With Department of State, Bureau of Historic Preservation

Website: [Web Link]

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