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It’s no surprise that finding the remains of some of the earliest residents of the Nation’s Oldest City would attract attention including these examples:

St. Augustine Record - February 7, 2017
Skeletal remains may be that of first colonists in St. Augustine 

Action News Jax - February 7, 2017
Historic human remains discovered: Human remains that date back to the 1570s believed to have been found in St. Augustine


First Coast News
- February 11, 2017

History unearthed: How newly discovered skeletons may be the first colonists of St. Augustine


To learn more about the work of the City of St. Augustine’s Archaeology Division, including the vital role the city’s related ordinances play in protecting these resources, visit