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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Forest Ranch in Butte County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Katie Thompson – Mattie Thompson – Josie Campbell

ECV Preserving California History

 
 
Katie Thompson – Mattie Thompson – Josie Campbell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, November 16, 2012
1. Katie Thompson – Mattie Thompson – Josie Campbell Marker
Inscription. On this site the remains of Katie Thompson, Mattie Thompson, and Josie Campbell were laid to rest. The children, were the grandchildren of Joseph Campbell, and all died of Scarlett Fever in 1877. Joseph Campbell was a prominent pioneer in this area where his name remains on many locations. The original grave markers were intentionally destroyed sometime during the 1920’s by the owner of Gracie’s Tavern, who tired of her hearing of graves in her parking lot. In keeping with the philosophy of protecting the widows and orphans this grave is remarked by ECV Pair-O-Dice 7-11
 
Erected 2000 by E Clampus Vitus, Pair-O-Dice Chapter No. 7-11.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 40° 4.853′ N, 121° 33.065′ W. Marker is near Forest Ranch, California, in Butte County. Marker is at the intersection of Humboldt Road and Butte Creek Flat (Summit) Road on Humboldt Road. Click for map. This marker is located at Butte Meadows near the right side of Bambi Inn. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7436 Humboldt Road, Forest Ranch CA 95942, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Inskip Hotel (approx.
Katie Thompson – Mattie Thompson – Josie Campbell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, November 16, 2012
2. Katie Thompson – Mattie Thompson – Josie Campbell Marker
6.3 miles away); Lassen Trail - Bruff's Camp (approx. 8.8 miles away); Bruff's Camp (approx. 8.8 miles away); Lassen Trail - The Narrows (approx. 8.9 miles away); History of the Lassen Trail (approx. 9 miles away); Lassen Trail - Unrecognizable Emigrants (approx. 9 miles away); Welcome to the Ishi Wilderness (approx. 9 miles away); Lassen Trail - Mill Creek Overlook (approx. 9.3 miles away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 475 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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