1854 · Amador County · 1954

1854 · Amador County · 1954 (HM780)

Location: Sutter Creek, CA 95685 Amador County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 22.897', W 120° 47.991'

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Amador County, carved from Calaveras and El Dorado, was organized July 3, 1854, at the crossroads of Sutter Hill.

Act of Legislature, May 11, 1854, set June 17, 1854, as election date for people to vote on such a division, and appointed five organization commissioners:W.L. McKimm, Chairman; E.W. Gemmill; A.J. Sneath; A.Boileau; and A. Platt, Secretary.

They transacted business at Tucker's Ranch as follows:
1. Established election precincts;
2. Set July 17, 1854, as election day for county officers and selection of a County Seat;
3. Set July 22, 1854, to canvass votes and proceed to final discharge of their duties.
HM NumberHM780
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
Year Placed1954
Placed ByThe Native Sons of the Golden West. Rededicated 1979 by the Amador County Board of Supervisors
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Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 3:22am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 692172 N 4250449
Decimal Degrees38.38161667, -120.79985000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 22.897', W 120° 47.991'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 22' 53.82" N, 120° 47' 59.46" W
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Area Code(s)209
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 11860 Sutter Hill Rd, Sutter Creek CA 95685, US
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