Martinez in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Dedicated to the Family of Don Ignacio Martinez
Joaquin Murrieta Chapter 13
E Clampus Vitus
September 18, 1982
Erected 1982 by E Clampus Vitus, Joaquin Murrieta Chapter 13.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1825.
Location. 38° 1.047′ N, 122° 8.704′ W. Marker is in Martinez, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is on Carquinez Scenic Drive, 0.1 miles west of Talbart Street. The marker is located just footsteps away from the entrance of St. Catherine of Siena's Cemetery (which is almost immediately across the street from the entrance to the Alhambra Cemetery.) Note, also, that Carquinez Scenic Road is also known as Snake Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Martinez CA 94553, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Pioneer Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Joseph R. Walker (within shouting distance of this marker); James Rankin (within shouting distance of this marker); Hook Family (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Capt. Joseph R. Walker (about 500 feet away); God's Acre (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named James Rankin (about 700 feet away); Former Anti-Aircraft W.W. II Barracks (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Martinez.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 31, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 29, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,678 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 29, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.