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8 Cemeteries near La Porte, California

Secret Diggings Cemetery (SD) This cemetery is located 1.5 miles south of La Porte, California on the Old Sawmill Road. Gibsonville Cemetery (GC) This cemetery is located 7 miles north-east of La Porte, California on the La Porte-Quincy Road. Whiskey Diggings Cemetery (WD) This cemetery is located 8 miles north-east of La Porte, California on …

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La Porte Cemetery, Plumas County, California

The cemetery is located in the small town of La Porte, California. The town was originally called Rabbit Creek and was part of Yuba County; then part of Sierra County. Finally in 1854 it became part of Plumas County. In addition, there are nearby cemeteries/grave sites of Secret Diggings, Gibsonville, Whiskey Diggings, Port Wine, Flume …

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Title Page vol 1 The New California

Biography of William Ellery Briggs, M. D.

Dr. William Ellery Briggs is engaged in the practice of medicine at Sacramento, limiting his practice to the treatment of diseases of the eye, ear, nose and throat. The world instinctively pays deference to the man whose success has been worthily achieved, and because of his capability, close application, devoted attention to his profession and …

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History of Monterey and Santa Cruz Counties, California Volume 2 Title Page

Biography of John C. Black

John C. Black, a representative of the bar of Santa Clara county, living in San Jose, was born in Butler county, Pennsylvania, a son of James and Nancy A. (Russell) Black. he acquired his early education in the public schools of his native county and afterward attended Alleghany and Westminster colleges. In 1855 he emigrated …

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Title Page vol 1 The New California

Biography of Henry C. Bell

Henry C. Bell, who has been serving as United States internal revenue collector at Sacramento since 1898, has been prominent in the industrial and public life of this state for nearly thirty-five years during which time he has gained a high reputation for business integrity, executive ability and genuine worth of manhood. Since his early …

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