SEVEN HONORABLE FLORIDIANS
69 Floridiansvoted in1861on whether Florida should secede from the United States. Of these individuals,seven (7)opposed the resolution. Seven Honorable Floridians tells the true-life story of these seven courage individuals. Who were they? Why did they vote no? What happened to each?
The following is an excerpt from the EBook:Seven Honorable Floridians:
Florida’s Secession Convention began January 3, 1861, but as early as December 1, 1860, not yet a month after Abraham Lincoln was elected President, Cleveland Ohio’s Morning Leader newspaper reported: “