Duval County, Florida
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Duval County, Florida

Little Talbot Island Beach
Jacksonville, FL


Atlantic Beach - Baldwin - Jacksonville - Jacksonville Beach - Neptune Beach

County Seat: Deland
Year Organized: 1854
Square Miles: 1,432

Founded in 1822, Duval County was named after William Pope DuVal. DuVal was territorial governor from 1822-1834. Prior to European arrival, the area was inhabited by indigenous people, the Timucua and Mocama.

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Miscellaneous Data

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Obituaries and Death Notices

Post Offices


Wills & Probate

Website Updates:
Jan 2018:  Marriage announcements for SKINNER-DOBSON, BOSTWICK-JONES; obit: GASKINS; Crime news: BARTON, LEE, SALTER, SIMMONS, SALAS, CHURCH

Dec 2017: obit for SCHUMAN family. Marriages from book #01 1850-1860. Marriage announcement for MURPHY-SCROBLE. Crime news for TILLEY

June 2017: Biographies from Webb's Historical, Industrial and Biographical Florida. Marriage Announcements for MCCONNELL-LATHAM, HARMON-READ, KNIGHT-RUSSELL, WILSON-BAKER. Gossip news for LOFTIN. Crime news for SHORT. Obits for DALTON, RUTAN. Death Certificate for McLEAN

Nov 2016 - Now completely Mobile friendly! Baptisms Records added. News added. Henry Nun nery Bible Records. Burials in Clifton (Sammis Family) Cemetery


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