[suh-won-ee, -waw-nee, swon-ee, swaw-nee]
- a river in SE Georgia and N Florida, flowing SW to the Gulf of Mexico. 240 miles (386 km) long.
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Dorsey's father got a job with Judge Carraway of Suwannee where he worked for one year.
His travels eventually brought him to Suwannee County, where he worked for a time as overseer on a plantation.
He lived in the Suwannee County vicinity for a number of years afterward, raising a large family.
These limestones were named for deposits recognized along the Suwannee river and at Marianna, Florida.Florida Caverns State Park
Robert O. Vernon
Alapaha, one of the higher tributary streams of the Suwannee river, in Florida.The Indian in his Wigwam
Henry R. Schoolcraft
- a river in the southeastern US, rising in SE Georgia and flowing across Florida to the Gulf of Mexico at Suwannee Sound. Length: about 400 km (250 miles)
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