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{{Note|See an interactive outline map of [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Florida/viewer.htm ''Florida Historical Counties''] at Newberry Library site<ref>[http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Florida/viewer.htm ''Florida Atlas of Historical County Boundaries'', John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.</ref> (Free) Enter a year, '''Refresh Map''', select '''zoom in''', then click on the map to enlarge it.}}
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{{Tip|Sort the table by '''Date Formed''' or by '''Parent Counties''' and check [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Florida/documents/FL_County_Index.htm Boundary Changes] for interesting insights.}}
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Name of County'''  
 
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Name of County'''  
 
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Date Formed'''  
 
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Date Formed'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" |'''Boundary<br>Changes'''
 
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Parent County'''  
 
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Parent County'''  
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Progeny County'''
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Counties Created by Boundary Changes'''
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Alachua County, Florida|Alachua]]  
 
| [[Alachua County, Florida|Alachua]]  
| nowrap="nowrap" | 29 Dec 1824
+
| 1824  Dec 29
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ALACHUA Details]
 
| Duval, St. Johns  
 
| Duval, St. Johns  
 
| Benton 1844, Columbia 1832, Levy 1845, Gilchrist 1925, Hillsborough 1848, Marion 1844, Putnam 1849, Hernando 1843
 
| Benton 1844, Columbia 1832, Levy 1845, Gilchrist 1925, Hillsborough 1848, Marion 1844, Putnam 1849, Hernando 1843
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Baker County, Florida|Baker]]  
 
| [[Baker County, Florida|Baker]]  
| 8 Feb 1861
+
| 1861  eb  8
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BAKER Details]
 
| New River  
 
| New River  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Bay County, Florida|Bay]]  
 
| [[Bay County, Florida|Bay]]  
| 24 Apr 1913
+
| 1913  Apr 24  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BAY Details]
 
| Calhoun, Washington  
 
| Calhoun, Washington  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Benton  
 
| Benton  
| 24 Feb 1843
+
| 1843  Feb 24  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
 
| renamed from Hernando  
 
| renamed from Hernando  
 
| Hernando 1850
 
| Hernando 1850
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Bradford County, Florida|Bradford]]  
 
| [[Bradford County, Florida|Bradford]]  
| 6 Dec 1861
+
| 1861  ec  6
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BRADFORD Details]
 
| renamed from New River  
 
| renamed from New River  
 
| Union 1921
 
| Union 1921
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Brevard County, Florida|Brevard]]  
 
| [[Brevard County, Florida|Brevard]]  
| 14 Mar 1844
+
| 1844  Mar 14  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BREVARD Details]
 
| St. Lucie (old)  
 
| St. Lucie (old)  
 
| Osceola 1887, Polk 1861
 
| Osceola 1887, Polk 1861
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Broward County, Florida|Broward]]  
 
| [[Broward County, Florida|Broward]]  
| 1 Oct 1915
+
| 1915  ct  1
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BROWARD Details]
 
| Dade, Palm Beach  
 
| Dade, Palm Beach  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Calhoun County, Florida|Calhoun]]  
 
| [[Calhoun County, Florida|Calhoun]]  
| 26 Jan 1848
+
| 1848  Jan 26  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CALHOUN Details]
 
| Franklin, Washington  
 
| Franklin, Washington  
 
| Bay 1913, Gulf 1925
 
| Bay 1913, Gulf 1925
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Charlotte County, Florida|Charlotte]]  
 
| [[Charlotte County, Florida|Charlotte]]  
| 23 Apr 1921
+
| 1921  Apr 23  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CHARLOTTE Details]
 
| De Soto  
 
| De Soto  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Citrus County, Florida|Citrus]]  
 
| [[Citrus County, Florida|Citrus]]  
| 2 Jun 1887
+
| 1887  un  2
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CITRUS Details]
 
| Hernando  
 
| Hernando  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Clay County, Florida|Clay]]  
 
| [[Clay County, Florida|Clay]]  
| 31 Dec 1858
+
| 1858  Dec 31  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CLAY Details]
 
| Duval  
 
| Duval  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Collier County, Florida|Collier]]  
 
| [[Collier County, Florida|Collier]]  
| 8 May 1923<br>  
+
| <br> ay  8 
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#COLLIER Details]
 
| Lee, Monroe  
 
| Lee, Monroe  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Columbia County, Florida|Columbia]]  
 
| [[Columbia County, Florida|Columbia]]  
| 4 Feb 1832
+
| 1832  eb  4
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#COLUMBIA Details]
 
| Alachua  
 
| Alachua  
 
| Suwanee 1858
 
| Suwanee 1858
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Dade County, Florida|Dade]]  
 
| [[Dade County, Florida|Dade]]  
| 4 Feb 1836
+
| 1836  eb  4
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DADE Details]
 
| Monroe  
 
| Monroe  
 
| Broward 1915, Palm Beach 1909
 
| Broward 1915, Palm Beach 1909
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[DeSoto County, Florida|DeSoto]]  
 
| [[DeSoto County, Florida|DeSoto]]  
| 9 May1887
+
| 1887  ay1 9
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DESOTO Details]
 
| Manatee  
 
| Manatee  
 
| Charlotte 1921, Glades 1921, Hardee 1921, Highland 1921
 
| Charlotte 1921, Glades 1921, Hardee 1921, Highland 1921
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Dixie County, Florida|Dixie]]  
 
| [[Dixie County, Florida|Dixie]]  
| 25 Apr 1921
+
| 1921  Apr 25  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DIXIE Details]
 
| Lafayette  
 
| Lafayette  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Duval County, Florida|Duval]]  
 
| [[Duval County, Florida|Duval]]  
| 12 Aug 1822
+
| 1822  Aug 12  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#DUVAL Details]
 
| St. Johns  
 
| St. Johns  
 
| Alachua 1924, Clay 1858, Hamilton 1827, Nassau 1824
 
| Alachua 1924, Clay 1858, Hamilton 1827, Nassau 1824
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Escambia County, Florida|Escambia]]  
 
| [[Escambia County, Florida|Escambia]]  
| 21 Jul 1821
+
| 1821  Jul 21  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ESCAMBIA Details]
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| Jackson 1822, Santa Rosa 1842
 
| Jackson 1822, Santa Rosa 1842
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Flagler County, Florida|Flagler]]  
 
| [[Flagler County, Florida|Flagler]]  
| 2 Jun 1917
+
| 1917  un  2
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#FLAGLER Details]
 
| St. Johns  
 
| St. Johns  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Franklin County, Florida|Franklin]]  
 
| [[Franklin County, Florida|Franklin]]  
| 8 Feb 1832
+
| 1832  eb  8
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#FRANKLIN Details]
 
| Jackson  
 
| Jackson  
 
| Calhoun 1848, Franklin 1855
 
| Calhoun 1848, Franklin 1855
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Gadsden County, Florida|Gadsden]]  
 
| [[Gadsden County, Florida|Gadsden]]  
| 24 Jun 1823
+
| 1823  Jun 24  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GADSDEN Details]
 
| Jackson  
 
| Jackson  
 
| Leon 1824, Liberty 1855
 
| Leon 1824, Liberty 1855
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Gilchrist County, Florida|Gilchrist]]  
 
| [[Gilchrist County, Florida|Gilchrist]]  
| 4 Dec 1925
+
| 1925  ec  4
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GILCHRIST Details]
 
| Alachua  
 
| Alachua  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Glades County, Florida|Glades]]  
 
| [[Glades County, Florida|Glades]]  
| 23 Apr 1921
+
| 1921  Apr 23  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GLADES Details]
 
| De Soto  
 
| De Soto  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Gulf County, Florida|Gulf]]  
 
| [[Gulf County, Florida|Gulf]]  
| 6 Jun 1925
+
| 1925  un  6
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GULF Details]
 
| Calhoun  
 
| Calhoun  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hamilton County, Florida|Hamilton]]  
 
| [[Hamilton County, Florida|Hamilton]]  
| 26 Dec 1827
+
| 1827  Dec 26  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HAMILTON Details]
 
| Duval  
 
| Duval  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hardee County, Florida|Hardee]]  
 
| [[Hardee County, Florida|Hardee]]  
| 23 Apr 1921
+
| 1921  Apr 23  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HARDEE Details]
 
| De Soto  
 
| De Soto  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hendry County, Florida|Hendry]]  
 
| [[Hendry County, Florida|Hendry]]  
| 11 May 1923
+
| 1923  May 11  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HENDRY Details]
 
| Lee  
 
| Lee  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Hernando (Old)  
 
| Hernando (Old)  
| 24 Feb 1843
+
| 1843  Feb 24  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
 
| Alachua  
 
| Alachua  
 
| renamed Benton 1844
 
| renamed Benton 1844
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hernando County, Florida|Hernando]] (new)  
 
| [[Hernando County, Florida|Hernando]] (new)  
| 24 Dec 1850
+
| 1850  Dec 24  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HERNANDO Details]
 
| Benton  
 
| Benton  
 
| Citrus 1887, Pasco 1887
 
| Citrus 1887, Pasco 1887
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Highlands County, Florida|Highlands]]  
 
| [[Highlands County, Florida|Highlands]]  
| 23 Apr 1921
+
| 1921  Apr 23  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HIGHLANDS Details]
 
| De Soto  
 
| De Soto  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Hillsborough County, Florida|Hillsborough]]  
 
| [[Hillsborough County, Florida|Hillsborough]]  
| 25 Jan 1848
+
| 1848  Jan 25  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HILLSBOROUGH Details]
 
| Alachua, Monroe  
 
| Alachua, Monroe  
 
| Mantee 1855, Pinellas 1911, Polk 1861
 
| Mantee 1855, Pinellas 1911, Polk 1861
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Holmes County, Florida|Holmes]]  
 
| [[Holmes County, Florida|Holmes]]  
| 8 Jan 1848
+
| 1848  an  8
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#HOLMES Details]
 
| Walton, Washington  
 
| Walton, Washington  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Indian River County, Florida|Indian River]]  
 
| [[Indian River County, Florida|Indian River]]  
| 30 May 1925<br>  
+
| <br> May 30
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#INDIAN%20RIVER Details]
 
| St. Lucie (old)  
 
| St. Lucie (old)  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Jackson County, Florida|Jackson]]  
 
| [[Jackson County, Florida|Jackson]]  
| 12 Aug 1922
+
| 1922  Aug 12  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#JACKSON Details]
 
| Escambia  
 
| Escambia  
 
| Franklin 1832, Gadsden 1823, Walton 1824, Washington 1825
 
| Franklin 1832, Gadsden 1823, Walton 1824, Washington 1825
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Jefferson County, Florida|Jefferson]]  
 
| [[Jefferson County, Florida|Jefferson]]  
| 20 Jan 1827
+
| 1827  Jan 20  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#JEFFERSON Details]
 
| Leon  
 
| Leon  
 
| Madison 1827
 
| Madison 1827
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Lafayette County, Florida|Lafayette]]  
 
| [[Lafayette County, Florida|Lafayette]]  
| 23 Dec 1856
+
| 1856  Dec 23  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LAFAYETTE Details]
 
| Madison  
 
| Madison  
 
| Dixie 1921
 
| Dixie 1921
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Lake County, Florida|Lake]]  
 
| [[Lake County, Florida|Lake]]  
| 27 May 1887<br>  
+
| <br> May 27
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LAKE Details]
 
| Orange, Sumter  
 
| Orange, Sumter  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Lee County, Florida|Lee]]  
 
| [[Lee County, Florida|Lee]]  
| 13 May 1887<br>  
+
| <br> May 13
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LEE Details]
 
| Monroe  
 
| Monroe  
 
| Collier 1923, Hendry 1923
 
| Collier 1923, Hendry 1923
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Leon County, Florida|Leon]]  
 
| [[Leon County, Florida|Leon]]  
| 29 Dec 1924
+
| 1924  Dec 29  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LEON Details]
 
| Gadsden  
 
| Gadsden  
 
| Jeffrson 1827, Wakulla 1843
 
| Jeffrson 1827, Wakulla 1843
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Levy County, Florida|Levy]]  
 
| [[Levy County, Florida|Levy]]  
| 10 Mar 1845
+
| 1845  Mar 10  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LEVY Details]
 
| Alachua, Marion  
 
| Alachua, Marion  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Liberty County, Florida|Liberty]]  
 
| [[Liberty County, Florida|Liberty]]  
| 15 Dec 1855
+
| 1855  Dec 15  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LIBERTY Details]
 
| Franklin, Gadsden  
 
| Franklin, Gadsden  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Madison County, Florida|Madison]]  
 
| [[Madison County, Florida|Madison]]  
| 26 Dec 1827
+
| 1827  Dec 26  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MADISON Details]
 
| Jefferson  
 
| Jefferson  
 
| Lafayette 1856, Taylor 1856
 
| Lafayette 1856, Taylor 1856
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Manatee County, Florida|Manatee]]  
 
| [[Manatee County, Florida|Manatee]]  
| 9 Jan 1855
+
| 1855  an  9
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MANATEE Details]
 
| Hillsborough  
 
| Hillsborough  
 
| De Soto 1887, Sarasota 1921
 
| De Soto 1887, Sarasota 1921
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Marion County, Florida|Marion]]  
 
| [[Marion County, Florida|Marion]]  
| 14 Mar 1844
+
| 1844  Mar 14  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MARION Details]
 
| Alachua  
 
| Alachua  
 
| Levy 1845, Putnam 1849
 
| Levy 1845, Putnam 1849
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Martin County, Florida|Martin]]  
 
| [[Martin County, Florida|Martin]]  
| 30 May 1925<br>  
+
| <br> May 30
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MARTIN Details]
 
| Palm Beach  
 
| Palm Beach  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Monroe County, Florida|Monroe]]  
 
| [[Monroe County, Florida|Monroe]]  
| 29 Dec 1924
+
| 1924  Dec 29  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#MONROE Details]
 
| St. Johns  
 
| St. Johns  
 
| Collier 1923, Dade 1836, Lee 1887, Hillsborough 1848
 
| Collier 1923, Dade 1836, Lee 1887, Hillsborough 1848
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Mosquito  
 
| Mosquito  
| 29 Dec 1924
+
| 1924  Dec 29  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| renamed Orange 1845
 
| renamed Orange 1845
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Nassau County, Florida|Nassau]]  
 
| [[Nassau County, Florida|Nassau]]  
| 29 Dec 1924
+
| 1924  Dec 29  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#NASSAU Details]
 
| Duval  
 
| Duval  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| New River  
 
| New River  
| 21 Dec 1858
+
| 1858  Dec 21  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| renamed Bradford 1861, Baker 1861
 
| renamed Bradford 1861, Baker 1861
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Okaloosa County, Florida|Okaloosa]]  
 
| [[Okaloosa County, Florida|Okaloosa]]  
| 7 Sep 1915
+
| 1915  ep  7
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#OKALOOSA Details]
 
| Santa Rosa, Walton  
 
| Santa Rosa, Walton  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Okeechobee County, Florida|Okeechobee]]  
 
| [[Okeechobee County, Florida|Okeechobee]]  
| 8 May 1917<br>  
+
| <br> ay  8 
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#OKEECHOBEE Details]
 
| Osceola, Palm beach  
 
| Osceola, Palm beach  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Orange County, Florida|Orange]]  
 
| [[Orange County, Florida|Orange]]  
| 30 Jan 1845
+
| 1845  Jan 30  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ORANGE Details]
 
| renamed from Mosquito  
 
| renamed from Mosquito  
 
| Sumter 1853, Lake 1887, Osceola 1887, Putnam 1849, Seminole 1913
 
| Sumter 1853, Lake 1887, Osceola 1887, Putnam 1849, Seminole 1913
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Osceola County, Florida|Osceola]]  
 
| [[Osceola County, Florida|Osceola]]  
| 13 May 1887<br>  
+
| <br> May 13
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#OSCEOLA Details]
 
| Brevard, Orange  
 
| Brevard, Orange  
 
| Okeechobee 1917
 
| Okeechobee 1917
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Palm Beach County, Florida|Palm Beach]]  
 
| [[Palm Beach County, Florida|Palm Beach]]  
| 30 Apr 1909
+
| 1909  Apr 30  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PALM%20BEACH Details]
 
| Dade  
 
| Dade  
 
| Broward 1915, Martin 1925, Okeechobee 1917
 
| Broward 1915, Martin 1925, Okeechobee 1917
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Pasco County, Florida|Pasco]]  
 
| [[Pasco County, Florida|Pasco]]  
| 2 Jun 1887
+
| 1887  un  2
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PASCO Details]
 
| Hernando  
 
| Hernando  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Pinellas County, Florida|Pinellas]]  
 
| [[Pinellas County, Florida|Pinellas]]  
| 14 Nov 1911
+
| 1911  Nov 14  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PINELLAS Details]
 
| Hillsborough  
 
| Hillsborough  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Putnam County, Florida|Putnam]]  
 
| [[Putnam County, Florida|Putnam]]  
| 13 Jan 1849
+
| 1849  Jan 13  
| nowrap="nowrap" | Alachua, Marion, Orange, St. Johns  
+
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#PUTNAM Details]
 +
| Alachua, Marion, Orange, St. Johns  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[St. Johns County, Florida|St. Johns]]  
 
| [[St. Johns County, Florida|St. Johns]]  
| 21 Jul 1821
+
| 1821  Jul 21  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ST.%20JOHNS Details]
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| Alachua 1824, Duval 1822, Monroe 1924, Flagler 1917, Putnam 1849
 
| Alachua 1824, Duval 1822, Monroe 1924, Flagler 1917, Putnam 1849
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[St. Lucie County, Florida|St. Lucie]]  
 
| [[St. Lucie County, Florida|St. Lucie]]  
| 14 Mar 1844
+
| 1844  Mar 14  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ST.%20LUCIE Details]
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| Brevard 1855
 
| Brevard 1855
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Santa Rosa County, Florida|Santa Rosa]]  
 
| [[Santa Rosa County, Florida|Santa Rosa]]  
| 18 Feb 1842
+
| 1842  Feb 18  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SANTA%20ROSA Details]
 
| Escambia  
 
| Escambia  
 
| Okaloosa 1915
 
| Okaloosa 1915
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Sarasota County, Florida|Sarasota]]  
 
| [[Sarasota County, Florida|Sarasota]]  
| 14 May 1921<br>
+
| 1921 May 14  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SARASOTA Details]
 
| Manatee  
 
| Manatee  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Seminole County, Florida|Seminole]]  
 
| [[Seminole County, Florida|Seminole]]  
| 25 Apr 1913
+
| 1913  Apr 25  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SEMINOLE Details]
 
| Orange  
 
| Orange  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Sumter County, Florida|Sumter]]  
 
| [[Sumter County, Florida|Sumter]]  
| 8 Jan 1853
+
| 1853  an  8
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#SUMTER Details]
 
| Marion, Orange  
 
| Marion, Orange  
 
| Lake 1887
 
| Lake 1887
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Taylor County, Florida|Taylor]]  
 
| [[Taylor County, Florida|Taylor]]  
| 23 Dec 1856
+
| 1856  Dec 23  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#TAYLOR Details]
 
| Madison  
 
| Madison  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Union County, Florida|Union]]  
 
| [[Union County, Florida|Union]]  
| 20 May 1921<br>
+
| 1921 May 20  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#UNION Details]
 
| Bradford  
 
| Bradford  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Volusia County, Florida|Volusia]]  
 
| [[Volusia County, Florida|Volusia]]  
| 29 Dec 1834
+
| 1834  Dec 29  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#VOLUSIA Details]
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| Florida Territory  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Wakulla County, Florida|Wakulla]]  
 
| [[Wakulla County, Florida|Wakulla]]  
| 11 Mar 1843
+
| 1843  Mar 11  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WAKULLA Details]
 
| Leon  
 
| Leon  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Walton County, Florida|Walton]]  
 
| [[Walton County, Florida|Walton]]  
| 29 Dec 1824
+
| 1824  Dec 29  
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WALTON Details]
 
| Jackson  
 
| Jackson  
 
| Holmes 1848, Okaloosa 1915, Jackson 1825
 
| Holmes 1848, Okaloosa 1915, Jackson 1825
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Washington County, Florida|Washington]]  
 
| [[Washington County, Florida|Washington]]  
| 9 Dec 1925
+
| 1925  ec  9
 +
| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/FL_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WASHINGTON Details]
 
| Jackson, Walton  
 
| Jackson, Walton  
 
| Bay 1913, Calhoun 1848, Holmes 1848
 
| Bay 1913, Calhoun 1848, Holmes 1848
 
|}
 
|}
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Name of County Date Formed Boundary
Changes
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
  1. [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Florida/viewer.htm Florida Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.