Edward VIII served as King of England from January through December 1936 before abdicating the throne to King George VI in order to marry his love, American socialite, Wallis Simpson.
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The couple spent their Spring holidays here, at Horseshoe Plantation outside of Tallahassee, FL.
Horseshoe Plantation was originally a cotton plantation, built around 1840 by Dr. Edward Bradford, a planter from North Carolina. It is currentlly owned by Frederic C. Hamilton of Hamilton Groups, LLC.
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