Samuel Neal

Samuel Neal (HM15ZT)

Location: Durham, CA 95938 Butte County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 40.532', W 121° 46.197'

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1816 - 1859

Born 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.
"We today all owe a debt to this early pioneer"
HM NumberHM15ZT
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1996
Placed ByE Clampus Vitus, Pair-O-Dice Chapter No. 7-11
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 3:13am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 605493 N 4392468
Decimal Degrees39.67553333, -121.76995000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 40.532', W 121° 46.197'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 40' 31.92" N, 121° 46' 11.82" W
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1750 Oroville-Chico Hwy, Durham CA 95938, US
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