Lockeford in San Joaquin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Pioneer Hill / Lockeford
Erected 1936 by Stockton Parlor No. 256, Native Daughters of the Golden West (July 18, 1936).
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 38° 10.081′ N, 121° 9.44′ W. Marker is in Lockeford, California, in San Joaquin County. Marker is on Elliott Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lockeford CA 95237, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Harmony Grove Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Lone Star Mill (approx. 4.3 miles away); Athearn School Bell (approx. 4.4 miles away); Hale Park (approx. 6½ miles away); City Hall, Fire House and Jail (approx. 6½ miles away); The First A&W Root Beer (approx. 6.7 miles away); Hotel Lodi (approx. 6.8 miles away); Laura de Force Gordon (approx. 6.9 miles away).
Regarding Pioneer Hill / Lockeford. This site was designate a California Registered Historical Landmark (No. 365) under the heading of "Lockeford (Locke's Ford)" on October 9, 1939.
Also See: Camp Site of Boston-Newton Party marker, Shingle Springs, Ca.
Also see . . . History of Lockeford. (Submitted on September 8, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
1. From the Burlington, Mass. Historical Commission:
The Clapp family moved to California during the mid-1870s. The Clapp family settled in the Central Valley town of Manteca in San Joaquin County, south of Sacramento, Ca. The two youngest daughters, Lucinda and Mary Eleanor, married into New England families transplanted to California. Lucinda married Nathaniel
— Submitted September 23, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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