Established January 8, 1853.
The 29th county of what would become the
27th state of the Union.
I hope you find information that you need or
can use to continue your family research.
|Sumter County History||Cemeteries
Kellam Family Cemetery
|Local Happenings|| Sumter County Marriages
Civilian Draft Registrations
Biographies are welcome
at any time.
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|Libraries||County Info||Links||Surname List||Miscellaneous|
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SUMTER COUNTY FLORIDA HISTORICAL SOCIETY
"Back in Time"
The "Old" School Pictures Sumter County
Past and Present
Sumter County Florida
|Sumter County Historical Markers|
In March and April, 1996, a group of
genealogists organized the Florida
Comprehensive Genealogy Database.
The idea was to provide a single entry
point for all counties in Florida, where
collected databases would be stored.
In addition, the databases would be
indexed and cross-linked, so that even
if an individial were found in more
than one county, they could be located
in the index.
The Sumterville Courthouse that burned in 1909
is now in Bushnell, FL.
We are always in search of help from on-line visitors. If you can provide information of Sumter County i.e. documents, stories, pictures, or look-up assistance, please notify us via e-mail.
Let me know if there are any links that do not work. Even though I have tried to be very careful, there may be something I've overlooked....
will be welcomed.
New Prisident and
genealogists and history buffs alike.
||In Memorium :
Our friend and mentor has passed away
5 August 1943 - 11 September 2016
She was a lighthouse in the dark
a sounding board, when we needed one
and an anchor in the storm.
We will miss her wisdom and guidance.
Please join us at the
Annual Re-enactment of the Dade Battlefield Battle.
Dade Battlefield State Historic Site, Bushnell, Florida.
There will be a narrated battle each day.
Soldier & Seminole Encampments
Arms Drills and Living History
Period Demonstrators and Refreshments
Presented by the Dade Battlefield Society & The Florida Park Service
each year nearest the anniversary dates in December.
Mark your calendars
The first full weekend
January 6th and 7th of 2018 are the
next re-enactment dates.
For information, click on or write to:
Dade Battlefield Society, Inc.
7200 CR 603
Bushnell, FL 33513
or click on or call:
Dade Battlefield Historic State Park
For information call (352) 793-4781
This page was last updated 1 March 2017
Donna McGuire-County Coordinator
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