Vacaville in Solano County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Juan Felipe Pena, Juan Manuel Vaca, Mason Wilson, William McDaniel, Lansing B. Mizner, Frank K. Buck, Dr. Robert Semple, William Gordon, Dr. Platon Vallejo, Justice Jos. McRenta, Elijan B. Silvet, E. H. Von Pfister, Comm. D.C. Farragut, Samuel Martin, J.R. Chadbourne, Nestora Pena, Rivera
Francisco Solano, Capt. Robt. Waterman, Josiah Allison, Julia Allison, Willis Linn Jepson, J.B. Mayhood, F.E. Neitzel, William T. Lucky, Granville P. Swift, Mary Atkins, F.G. Jones, Arculus C. Hawkins, James C. Meir, Raleigh Barcar, Harry Hathaway, Millicent Hathaway
John R. Wolfskill, Conception Arguello, Lansford Hastings, Josiah Wing, Hester A. Harbison, Luther J. Harbison, Frank McKevitt, John B. Frisbie, Joseph Bruning, Anna Elesa Seip, Dr. S.K. Nurse, Thomas Dickson, William J. Pleasants, E.R. Thurber, John Stilts, Senator B.F. Rush.
Location. 38° 20.251′ N, 122° 0.915′ W. Marker is in Vacaville, California Click for map. Marker is located on the grounds of Pena Adobe Park. Take Pena Adobe Rd interchange on I-80, follow the signs on Pena Adobe Rd to Pena Adobe Park. Marker is located near the parking area at the Pena Adobe. Marker is in this post office area: Vacaville CA 95688, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Peña Adobe Park (here, next to this marker); William Gordon Huff (here, next to this marker); Rancho Los Putos (a few steps from this marker); Unknown Pioneer Ranchers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Uncle Burt's Tree (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Andrew Carnegie Public Library (approx. 1.9 miles away); Triangle Building (approx. 2 miles away); Gillespie’s Store (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Vacaville.
Regarding Pioneer Monument. On this base there are two markers. Located on the front of the base is the Pena Adobe Park – City of Vacaville marker and mounted on the back of the base is this Pioneer Monument marker. Just north of this monument is the Rancho Los Putos (Pena Adobe) Marker. (see Other Nearby Markers).
Also see . . .
1. Juan Felipe Pena – The History of the Pena Adobe.
2. Court Case regarding the Land Grant of Pena and Vaca.
Additional keywords. California Mexican Land Grants
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