Fort Braden

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Fort Braden (1839-1842) - A U.S. Army post established in 1839 during the Second Seminole War, by 1st Lieutenant S.B. Thornton and Company G, 2nd U.S. Dragoons, at the present day town of Fort Braden, Leon County, Florida. Named for Virginia Braden, wife of Dr. Joseph Braden. Abandoned in 1842. Also known as Fort Virginia Braden.

Old Fort Braden School

Fort Braden History

Old Fort Braden School Marker

A U.S. Army post established 3 Dec 1839 during the Second Seminole War by 1st Lieutenant S.B. Thorton and Company G, 2nd U.S. Dragoons.

The post was abandoned 7 Jun 1842 at the end of the Second Seminole War.

Current Status

Unknown, Leon County, Florida


Location: Town of Fort Braden, Leon County, Florida. Map point is approximate.

Maps & Images

Lat: 30.4229757 Long: -84.5376864

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Visited: 25 Jan 2012



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