One of my Brooksville, Hernando Co. cousins sent me a link to a St. Pete Times story of a Sloop discovered in the Hillsborough River. The Sloop, Kate Dale, belonged to blockade runner, Capt. J. McKay. The link to the story is:
My cousin wondered how many Florida cattle people were involved with McKay during the Civil War?
If anyone can't get through to the link, let me know and I'll forward my e-mail message to try there.