Nevada City in Nevada County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1967 by Laurel Parlor No.6 Native Daughters of the Golden West, Hydraulic Parlor No.56 Native Sons of the Golden West, Oct. 18, 1967, Nevada City, Calif.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 39° 15.94′ N, 121° 1.434′ W. Marker is in Nevada City, California, in Nevada County. Marker is on West Broad Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nevada City CA 95959, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pioneer Emigrant Trail ( about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); American Hill Diggings ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Nevada City Methodist Church ( approx. ¼ mile away); Pennsylvania Engine Co. No. 2 ( approx. ¼ mile away); Ten Stamp Mill ( approx. ¼ mile away); Nevada Theater ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Nevada City Public Library ( approx. 0.3 miles away); 400 Broad Street ( approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nevada City.
Also see . . .
1. Rootsweb: Pioneer Cemetery. (Submitted on September 22, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. The Sierra Nevada Virtual Museum: The Sargents of Nevada City. (Submitted on September 22, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
1. Marcus Shaver
Elsewhere I read that many of the pioneers names have been lost due to weathering of markers. The list of names shown on that site did not include my great grandfather's name. He was Marcus Shaver, a teamster.
Born 17 January 1836, died 13 November 1905, buried 15 November 1905.
— Submitted October 31, 2015, by Patricia Barr of San Mateo, California.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,242 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 22, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.