Camptonville in Yuba County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Acton Meek Cleveland
Aug. 4, 1900 - Nov. 12, 1989
Erected 2010 by Wm. Bull Meek - Wm. Morris Stewart Chapter No. 10, E Clampus Vitus.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Communications • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list.
Location. 39° 27.12′ N, 121° 3.067′ W. Marker is in Camptonville, California, in Yuba County. Marker is on Cleveland Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15265 Cleveland Avenue, Camptonville CA 95922, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Robert Campton (here, next to this marker); William Bull Meek / ECV Redivivus-1932 (here, next to this marker); Lester Allen Pelton (here, next to this marker); Mountain Range Lodge No. 18, F. & A. M. (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Bull Meek (approx. 0.2 miles away); Capt. Brown House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oregon Creek Covered Bridge (approx. 4.2 miles away); Marysville to Virginia City in 32 Hours (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Camptonville.
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1. Excerpts from Reminiscences, by Acton M. Cleveland. In the 1960s Acton Cleveland began to write down some of his memories of family, his childhood, and the town itself. These are excerpts from his writings. (Submitted on January 20, 2011.)
2. Acton Meek Cleveland. Acton Cleveland is buried at the Camptonville Cemetery. This Find-A-Grave posting shows a photo and includes additional information on his career. (Submitted on January 20, 2011.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 20, 2011, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 561 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 20, 2011, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 6. submitted on December 23, 2011.