What Year Did Florida Become a State?


Florida became an independent state in the year 1842 and was obtained from Spain in the Onis-Adams Treaty. The USA agreed to pay up to five million dollars in war damage claims by American and Spanish civilians and to drop claim to Texas. The USA did not pay the Spanish government and actually paid out only about $200,000 in actual damage claims.
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Florida became the 27th state on March 3, 1845.
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Florida became a state on March 3, 1845. Florida is the 27th state to become part of the United States of America. Thousands of tourists come to Florida every year for it's sandy beaches and amusement parks.
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