Volusia County, Florida
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Volusia County, Florida  

Beach St, Daytona Beach, FL
Ca 1906

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

Volusia County was founded in 1854 from a part of Orange County. 
It was named after the then-largest-community, Volusia, when the Florida legislature divided Orange County on December 29, 1854. At the time, Volusia County had as few as 600 residents

At one time this county was indigenous to the Timucua and Mayaca people.

Today, the county is most known for Daytona Raceway and Daytona Beach.


Alamana - Ariel - Bakerstown - Barberville - Benson Junction - Beresford
Bethune Beach - Blake - Blue Springs Landing - Bluffton - Boden - Cassadaga Cabbage Bluff -
Connersville - Conrad - Cow Creek - Creighton - Cypress Lake Estates - Daisy Lake - Daytona Highridge Estates  Daytona Park Estates - DeLeon Springs - Deadman Landing - Debary - DeLand - DeLand Highlands - DeLand Southwest - DeLeon Springs Heights - Edgewater Junction - Eldora -Eldridge - Ellinor Village - Emporia -Enterprise Farmton -  Fatio - Fort Florida Glencoe - Glenwood - Halifax Estates - Harbor Oaks - Hucomer - Isleboro Kalamazoo - Lake Ashby Shores - Lemon Bluff  - Maytown - Mission City - Mound Grove - National Gardens, Florida - North DeLand  Orange City Hills - Ormond By The Sea - Ortona - Osteen - Packwood Place - Pierson - Pennichaw - Ponce Inlet  Riverside - Samsula Seabreeze -Senyah -Sevill  - Stone Island - Sugar Mill Estates Tomoka Estates -Valdez
Volusia -West DeLand

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Website Updates:
Jan 2018:  Crime news for Sprengler, Futrell
Dec 2017:  obit for McDONALD
June 2017:  1885 Mortality Schedule completed.  Marriage announcements for ALEXANDER-LYMAN; SIMS-NEWBURN, HARPER-PIGUE, BAILEY-LODORE, HURD-RENCH, READ-HADFIELD.  Gossip news for JOHN, ELWELL.  Obits for HAMILTON, WARF.  Biography for JACKSON

Oct 2016 - Now completely Mobile friendly! Baker/ Enlow Marriage Notice, News Items


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