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Parent County Counties Created by Boundary Changes
Alachua 1824 Dec 29 Details Duval, St. Johns Benton 1844, Columbia 1832, Levy 1845, Gilchrist 1925, Hillsborough 1848, Marion 1844, Putnam 1849, Hernando 1843
Baker 1861 eb 8 Details New River none
Bay 1913 Apr 24 Details Calhoun, Washington none
Benton 1843 Feb 24 Details renamed from Hernando Hernando 1850
Bradford 1861 ec 6 Details renamed from New River Union 1921
Brevard 1844 Mar 14 Details St. Lucie (old) Osceola 1887, Polk 1861
Broward 1915 ct 1 Details Dade, Palm Beach none
Calhoun 1848 Jan 26 Details Franklin, Washington Bay 1913, Gulf 1925
Charlotte 1921 Apr 23 Details De Soto none
Citrus 1887 un 2 Details Hernando none
Clay 1858 Dec 31 Details Duval none
Collier
ay 8
Details Lee, Monroe none
Columbia 1832 eb 4 Details Alachua Suwanee 1858
Dade 1836 eb 4 Details Monroe Broward 1915, Palm Beach 1909
DeSoto 1887 ay1 9 Details Manatee Charlotte 1921, Glades 1921, Hardee 1921, Highland 1921
Dixie 1921 Apr 25 Details Lafayette none
Duval 1822 Aug 12 Details St. Johns Alachua 1924, Clay 1858, Hamilton 1827, Nassau 1824
Escambia 1821 Jul 21 Details Florida Territory Jackson 1822, Santa Rosa 1842
Flagler 1917 un 2 Details St. Johns none
Franklin 1832 eb 8 Details Jackson Calhoun 1848, Franklin 1855
Gadsden 1823 Jun 24 Details Jackson Leon 1824, Liberty 1855
Gilchrist 1925 ec 4 Details Alachua none
Glades 1921 Apr 23 Details De Soto none
Gulf 1925 un 6 Details Calhoun none
Hamilton 1827 Dec 26 Details Duval none
Hardee 1921 Apr 23 Details De Soto none
Hendry 1923 May 11 Details Lee none
Hernando (Old) 1843 Feb 24 Details Alachua renamed Benton 1844
Hernando (new) 1850 Dec 24 Details Benton Citrus 1887, Pasco 1887
Highlands 1921 Apr 23 Details De Soto none
Hillsborough 1848 Jan 25 Details Alachua, Monroe Mantee 1855, Pinellas 1911, Polk 1861
Holmes 1848 an 8 Details Walton, Washington none
Indian River
May 30
Details St. Lucie (old) none
Jackson 1922 Aug 12 Details Escambia Franklin 1832, Gadsden 1823, Walton 1824, Washington 1825
Jefferson 1827 Jan 20 Details Leon Madison 1827
Lafayette 1856 Dec 23 Details Madison Dixie 1921
Lake
May 27
Details Orange, Sumter none
Lee
May 13
Details Monroe Collier 1923, Hendry 1923
Leon 1924 Dec 29 Details Gadsden Jeffrson 1827, Wakulla 1843
Levy 1845 Mar 10 Details Alachua, Marion none
Liberty 1855 Dec 15 Details Franklin, Gadsden none
Madison 1827 Dec 26 Details Jefferson Lafayette 1856, Taylor 1856
Manatee 1855 an 9 Details Hillsborough De Soto 1887, Sarasota 1921
Marion 1844 Mar 14 Details Alachua Levy 1845, Putnam 1849
Martin
May 30
Details Palm Beach none
Monroe 1924 Dec 29 Details St. Johns Collier 1923, Dade 1836, Lee 1887, Hillsborough 1848
Mosquito 1924 Dec 29 Details Florida Territory renamed Orange 1845
Nassau 1924 Dec 29 Details Duval none
New River 1858 Dec 21 Details Florida Territory renamed Bradford 1861, Baker 1861
Okaloosa 1915 ep 7 Details Santa Rosa, Walton none
Okeechobee
ay 8
Details Osceola, Palm beach none
Orange 1845 Jan 30 Details renamed from Mosquito Sumter 1853, Lake 1887, Osceola 1887, Putnam 1849, Seminole 1913
Osceola
May 13
Details Brevard, Orange Okeechobee 1917
Palm Beach 1909 Apr 30 Details Dade Broward 1915, Martin 1925, Okeechobee 1917
Pasco 1887 un 2 Details Hernando none
Pinellas 1911 Nov 14 Details Hillsborough none
Putnam 1849 Jan 13 Details Alachua, Marion, Orange, St. Johns none
St. Johns 1821 Jul 21 Details Florida Territory Alachua 1824, Duval 1822, Monroe 1924, Flagler 1917, Putnam 1849
St. Lucie 1844 Mar 14 Details Florida Territory Brevard 1855
Santa Rosa 1842 Feb 18 Details Escambia Okaloosa 1915
Sarasota 1921 May 14 Details Manatee none
Seminole 1913 Apr 25 Details Orange none
Sumter 1853 an 8 Details Marion, Orange Lake 1887
Taylor 1856 Dec 23 Details Madison none
Union 1921 May 20 Details Bradford none
Volusia 1834 Dec 29 Details Florida Territory none
Wakulla 1843 Mar 11 Details Leon none
Walton 1824 Dec 29 Details Jackson Holmes 1848, Okaloosa 1915, Jackson 1825
Washington 1925 ec 9 Details Jackson, Walton Bay 1913, Calhoun 1848, Holmes 1848

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