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Fremont Cash Grocery

 
 
Fremont Cash Grocery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, September 21, 2016
1. Fremont Cash Grocery Marker
Inscription.
Fremont Cash Grocery and residence
built 1894 for Manuel I. Enos
Consecutive Portuguese ownership
1894-1994

Restored by Historic Properties, 2001
Ron Vrilakas, Architect
Plaque by Portuguese Historical & Cultural Society

 
Location. 38° 34.235′ N, 121° 29.388′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Marker is at the intersection of Q Street and 15th Street, on the right when traveling east on Q Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1500 Q Street, Sacramento CA 95814, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Elizabeth Portuguese National Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jean A. Bell Kellogg (approx. 0.3 miles away); Elbridge L. Hawk (approx. 0.3 miles away); California Firefighters Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Liberty Bell Replica (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Civil War Memorial Grove (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kenneth L. Maddy (approx. 0.4 miles away); USS California Bell Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sacramento.
 
Also see . . .  Pioneer Portuguese Families of the Sacramento Area. Short biography of Manuel Enos. (Submitted on September 22, 2016.) 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Fremont Cash Grocery Marker - Wide View Looking South Across Q Street image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, September 4, 2016
2. Fremont Cash Grocery Marker - Wide View Looking South Across Q Street
MANUEL I. ENOS was born in 1853 in the Azores, and came to the U.S. with his mother in 1872, settling first near Freeport where he was one of the early day hop growers and later became roadmaster of Yolo County. In that position he was responsible for the building and maintenance of the early day levees.

Later he moved to Sacramento to enter the grocery business at 15th and Q Streets. With his two daughters and two sons working in the store, he made deliveries to Freeport via a toll road, beginning on Sutterville Road and weaving around the Pocket district. He retired in 1912....
Portuguese Ancestry.com
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 103 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page was last revised on September 22, 2016.
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