Grijalva Adobe Site

Grijalva Adobe Site (HMXS6)

Location: Orange, CA 92869 Orange County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 48.359', W 117° 48.071'

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Juan Pablo Grijalva, a Spanish soldier, came to California with the Anza Expedition in 1776. On this hill he built one of the first adobes in what is now Orange County. In 1801 he petitioned for use of the land that became the Rancho Santiago de Santa Ana. He died in 1806. His son-in-law Jose Antonio Yorba and grandson Juan Pablo Peralta repetitioned and were given use of the rancho in 1810.
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HM NumberHMXS6
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Marker Number45
Year Placed1996
Placed ByOrange County Board of Supervisors and Orange County Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 8:06pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 425843 N 3740932
Decimal Degrees33.80598333, -117.80118333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 48.359', W 117° 48.071'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 48' 21.54" N, 117° 48' 4.26" W
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Area Code(s)714
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10644-10750 S Rancho Santiago Blvd, Orange CA 92869, US
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