Near Mormon Lake in Coconino County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Beginning with a herd of 115 cows, large quantities of butter and cheese were produced. During the 1880s the herd almost doubled in number and dairy products were delivered to residents of distant Brigham City, Sunset and St. Joseph, Arizona.
Judd closed the dairy in 1886 and moved his family to the Mormon colony at Chuichupa, Chihuahua, Mexico.
Erected 1986 by Scott L. Mickelson, Eagle Scout Project and Arizona Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1876.
Location. 34° 57.229′ N, 111° 28.925′ W. Marker is near Mormon Lake, Arizona, in Coconino County. Marker is on Mormon Lake Road (Route 90 at milepost 4), 3.9 miles south of Lake Mary Road (Route 3), on the right when traveling south. From North: 3.88 miles Sw of Mormon Lake Road (USFS 90)
From South: 5.9 miles NW of Junction of Lake Mary Road (USFS 3) on Mormon Lake Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mormon Lake AZ 86038, United States of America. Touch for directions.
More about this marker. Marker is adjacent to a stone pump house supplying water for local enterprises.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2018. It was originally submitted on September 1, 2010, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,469 times since then and 90 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 1, 2010, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.