Community Builders

Community Builders (HM1RAW)

Location: Deltona, FL 32738 Volusia County
Country: United States of America

N 28° 53.492', W 81° 9.356'

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The pioneer families of this cemetery put down roots on the Florida frontier—a place considered "desolate" at the time. In the 1850s, George and Adeline Sauls settled two miles west of here on a stage road. They constructed a large log home and raised ten children; farmed and kept livestock; served travelers; and joined Osteens, Carpenters, and other neighbors in the Saulsville community to organize a church, hire a school teacher, and society. In 1884, Sauls family members donated this burial ground, along with an African-American graveyard to the west.

When his long life had passed, George Sauls was remembered as "a leading spirit" in his special section of Volusia County
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I Saw The Marker

Marker is in fairly good shape. It is located in an old cemetery. I met a gentleman who said a group of local citizens maintain the cemetery grounds.

Oct 26, 2016 at 8:32am PDT by takeabrake

Details
HM NumberHM1RAW
Year Placed2006
Placed ByVolusia County Council
Marker Condition
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Date Added Monday, March 28th, 2016 at 1:05pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 484796 N 3195978
Decimal Degrees28.89153333, -81.15593333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 28° 53.492', W 81° 9.356'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds28° 53' 29.52" N, 81° 9' 21.36" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)407, 386
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 880 Osteen Cemetery Rd, Deltona FL 32738, US
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