Last Home of Alexis Godey

Last Home of Alexis Godey (HMYVD)

Location: Bakersfield, CA 93301 Kern County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 22.68', W 119° 0.453'

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Near this site stood the home of Alexis Godey, frontiersman and scout, who lived here from 1883 until his death on January 19, 1889. Born in St. Louis, Missouri in 1818, he acted as guide for John C. Fr?mont's expedition through the Kern area in 1843-44, and was honored for his services at the Battle of San Pasqual in 1846. Moving here in 1883, Godey died January 19, 1889.
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HM NumberHMYVD
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
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Marker Number690
Year Placed1960
Placed ByKern Country Historical Society El Tejon Parlor No. 239 Native Daughters of the Golden West
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 6:06pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 317641 N 3916813
Decimal Degrees35.37800000, -119.00755000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 22.68', W 119° 0.453'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 22' 40.80" N, 119° 0' 27.18" W
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Area Code(s)805, 661, 310
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 601-699 21st St, Bakersfield CA 93301, US
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