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Dr. Benjamin F. Pendery

 
 
Dr. Benjamin F. Pendery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 11, 2009
1. Dr. Benjamin F. Pendery Marker
Inscription.
BORN August 11, 1846
DIED April 26, 1905

This monument is dedicated to
Dr. Pendery, his family, and all the
men and women of medicine who were
moved here from the New Helvetia
Cemetery in 1955 – 1956.

Erected June 12, 1999 by the
Sacramento-El Dorado Medical Society
with the generous support of
East Lawn Memorial Parks & Mortuaries
The Pfund Family Fund and the
Ruhkala Monument Company, Inc.

 
Erected 1999 by Sacramento-El Dorado Medical Society, East LAwn Memorial Parks, Pfund Family Fund and Ruhkala Monument Co,.
 
Location. 38° 33.63′ N, 121° 27.17′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 43rd Street and Folsom Boulevard. Click for map. Marker is located at the Northwest corner of the New Helvetia Re-internment section of the East Lawn Memorial Park. The section is located near the Southwest corner of the cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Sacramento CA 95819, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Re-Internment Site For New Helvetia Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Joseph H. McKinney
Dr. Benjamin F. Pendery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, May 11, 2009
2. Dr. Benjamin F. Pendery Marker
(a few steps from this marker); You Are Remembered – Rest In Peace (a few steps from this marker); Daniel Blue (within shouting distance of this marker); September 11, 2001 (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Helvetia Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away); General Albert M. Winn (approx. 1.2 miles away); General John A. Sutter (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sacramento.
 
More about this marker. See other "Nearby Markers" for additional information on the New Helvetia Section at East Lawn Memorial Park.
 
Also see . . .  From “An Illustrated History of Sacramento County, Ca.”, by Hon. Win. J. Davis. A biography of Dr. Pendery - Published by Lewis Publishing in 1890. (Submitted on May 13, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 
 
Categories. 20th CenturyCemeteries & Burial SitesNotable Persons
 
New Helvetia Cemetery Marker image. Click for more information.
By Syd Whittle
3. New Helvetia Cemetery Marker
Original Burial Site of Dr. Benjamin Pendery
Click on link to learn more about the New Helvetia Cemetery.

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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,057 times since then and 94 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.   3. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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