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Boynton Beach

Palm Beach County

Previously known as: Town of Boynton, Town of Boyton Beach


Key Historical Events

Event: Town of Boynton Incorporated
Event Description:

The first meeting of the Town Council of the Town of Boynton, Florida was held in the Masonic Hall, Saturday, June 12, 1920. Present Geo. E. Coon, Mayor, A.C. Shepard, C.M. Jensen, J.P. Bowen, A.A. Atwater, W.S. Sheperd, Aldermen, and B.F. Evans, Clerk.

Event: Major Nathan Boynton’s Hotel built on the beach
Event Description:

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