Places

  • New Smyrna Beach is also known as: Volusia County / New Smyrna Beach city.

Facts

  • New Smyrna Beach has been featured in films like: Superstar in a Housedress (2004).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Dallas Baker (american football player), Wes Chandler (american football player), Darrell Fullington (american football player), Joseph Barbara (actor and film producer), Latarrius Thomas (american football player), Chris Isaac (american football player), and Heather McAuliff (visual effects compositor).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: New Smyrna Beach Observer and Orlando Sentinel.

History

The population was 22,464 according to the 2010 census. The area was settled in 1768, when Scottish physician Dr. Andrew Turnbull established the colony of New Smyrna. The colony occupies a notable place in history by being the single largest attempt by a member of the British Crown at colonization in the New World. Turnbull transplanted around 1500 settlers, from Minorca, Majorca, Ibiza, Smyrna, Crete, the Mani Peninsula, and Sicily, to grow hemp, sugarcane, and indigo, and to produce rum. The colony suffered major losses due to insect-borne diseases and Native American raids, and tensions grew due to mistreatment by Turnbull. Due to these complications, the remaining colonists in 1777 marched north to St. Augustine, along the Old King's Highway, to claim mistreatment by Turnbull to the Governor of Florida, which was then a British protectorate. Soon after, St. Augustine was returned to the Spanish, and Turnbull abandoned his colony for life in Charleston, South Carolina. The St. Photios National Shrine on St. George Street in St. Augustine honors the settlers of New Smyrna, who were the first Greek Orthodox...

The official website for the city of New Smyrna Beach is http://www.cityofnsb.com/.

There are currently 8 funeral home listings for the city of New Smyrna Beach, Florida.

New Smyrna Beach Obituaries

It was noted on September 10th, 2015 that Rodney Lee "Rod" Powers perished in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.  Powers was 58 years old and was born in Huntington Park, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Rodney Lee "Rod"'s life.

It was written on August 15th, 2015 that John Kenneth "Jack" Lower passed on in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.  Lower was 73 years old and was born in Hamilton, OH.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor John Kenneth "Jack"'s life.

It was written on June 10th, 2015 that Dolores L Gold (Kazmirski) passed away in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.  Ms. Gold was 84 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dolores L's life.

It was reported on April 14th, 2015 that Judy Lynne Vliek (Perrin) passed away in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Judy Lynne's life.

It was reported on March 29th, 2015 that Douglas Cumings Ballantyne passed away in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.  Ballantyne was 94 years old and was born in Flint, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Douglas Cumings's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on March 14th, 2015 that Gordon Vail Brooks perished in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.  Brooks was 97 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Gordon Vail's life.

It was disclosed on February 17th, 2015 that Augusta "Helen" Arends (Geerdes) passed away in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.  Ms. Arends was 91 years old and was born in Grundy Center, IA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Augusta "Helen"'s life.

It was reported on May 18th, 2014 that Charles J Veite passed on in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.  Veite was 83 years old and was born in Cincinnati, OH.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Charles J's life.

It was disclosed on April 19th, 2014 that Peter A Vecchio passed on in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.  Vecchio was 74 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Peter A's life.

It was reported by The Herald on December 4th, 2013 that Benjamin Aaron Ross perished in Marysville, Washington.  Ross was 5 years old and was born in New Smyrna Beach, FL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Benjamin Aaron's life.

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Cardwell Funeral Home

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Volusia Memorial Park & Funeral Homes

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Baldwin Brothers Memorial Care Services
5423 21st Ave Ne
New Smyrna Beach, WA 98185
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Dudley Crematory
5423 21st Ave Ne
New Smyrna Beach, WA 98185
Dudley Funeral Homes
5423 21st Ave Ne
New Smyrna Beach, WA 98185
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Funeral Consumers Alliance of LI Nyc
5423 21st Ave Ne
New Smyrna Beach, WA 98185
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Gainous-Wynn Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
New Smyrna Beach, WA 98185
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Halifax Cremation Society
5423 21st Ave Ne
New Smyrna Beach, WA 98185
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Settle-Wilder Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
New Smyrna Beach, WA 98185
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Waters Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
New Smyrna Beach, WA 98185

New Smyrna Beach Funeral Home News

State officials to meet with New Smyrna residents
If the public wants to talk, the Florida Department of Transportation is ready to listen. State transportation officials will be available to accept resident comments and questions about a couple of projects planned for the New Smyrna Beach area in the ...
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/39862954

Driver cleared in beach-driving death of boy: 'I feel so bad about it'
The driver who killed a 4-year-old boy during a beach-driving crash in July was cleared today and said he is trying to put the accident behind him. The Florida Highway Patrol announced that Donovan Sias, 34, of New Smyrna Beach , would not face charges for ...
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/local/breakingnews/os-no-charges-traffic-death-20101101,0,4044778.story

Longtime Palm Beach County educator Penelope Lopez, 69
Mrs. Lopez was born in Daytona Beach. She grew up in New Smyrna Beach and went on to earn bachelor's and master's degrees from Florida Atlantic University . She was a charter and lifetime member of the FAU Alumni board. She had been active in civic ...
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/palm-beach/fl-penny-lopez-obit-20101104,0,3332042.story

No charges in beach-driving death
No charges will be filed against the man who struck and killed 4-year-old Aiden Patrick on New Smyrna Beach on July 18, the Florida Highway Patrol announced Monday. After interviewing four eyewitnesses to the crash, in addition to Aiden's father Jason ...
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/39961653

Florida: Scott-Sink governor race very tight; Rubio wins Senate seat
FORT LAUDERDALE Florida Republicans made big gains Tuesday ... Sandy Adams, an Orlando Republican, defeated Kosmas of New Smyrna Beach in the 24th District. With 88% of the expected vote counted, Adams had 59% while Kosmas had 41%.
http://www.usatoday.com/news/politics/2010-11-02-fl-full-election-results_N.htm

Florida's 24th District: Suzanne Kosmas vs. Sandy Adams
Florida this year registered its highest unemployment rate ... a former state Representative and real estate business owner from New Smyrna Beach, to hand him the worst congressional defeat that year for a Republican (57% to 41%). (See coverage of Florida ...
http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,2019138_2019132_2027488,00.html

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