1816 - 1859Born in Bucks County Pennsylvania, Neal a blacksmith by trade came to California with John Fremont's second expedition in 1844. After working for John Sutter briefly at New Helvetia, obtained a land grant and established Rancho Esquon. After gathering a fortune in gold mining Neal turned to farming and ranching. Before an early death in 1859 Neal had immense holdings throughout Butte County.
|Series||This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series|
|Placed By||E Clampus Vitus, Pair-O-Dice Chapter No. 7-11|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 3:13am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 605493 N 4392468|
|Decimal Degrees||39.67553333, -121.76995000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 40.532', W 121° 46.197'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 40' 31.92" N, 121° 46' 11.82" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1750 Oroville-Chico Hwy, Durham CA 95938, US|
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