Sylvania Plantation

Sylvania Plantation (HM1EQO)

Location: Marianna, FL 32446 Jackson County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 47.525', W 85° 8.418'

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Near this site stood "Sylvania", the plantation home of John Milton, Florida's Civil War governor, who settled in Jackson County in 1845. Milton's holdings consisted of over 2600 acres, a manor house, a school and family chapel, barns, blacksmith shop, and quarters for 50 slaves. Chief crops were cotton and corn. Here Gov. Milton, exhausted by his labors for the Confederate cause, took his life at the end of the war.
Marker NumberF-35
Year Placed1961
Placed ByThe Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials
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Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 9:20pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 677937 N 3408038
Decimal Degrees30.79208333, -85.14030000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 47.525', W 85° 8.418'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 47' 31.50" N, 85° 8' 25.08" W
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Area Code(s)850
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5488 Blue Springs Rd, Marianna FL 32446, US
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