Sloughhouse in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
John P. Rhoads
In Memory Of
By Liberty Parlor 213
Of the Golden West
Erected by Liberty Parlor No.213, Native Daughters of the Golden West.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 38° 29.694′ N, 121° 11.489′ W. Marker is in Sloughhouse, California, in Sacramento County. Marker can be reached from Meiss Road near Jackson Highway (California Highway 16). Touch for map. Marker is located at the Sloughhouse Pioneer Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Sloughhouse CA 95683, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jared D. Sheldon (a few steps from this marker); Sloughhouse Pioneer Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Sloughhouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sheldon Grist Mill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Vernal Pool Grassland (approx. 4.6 miles away); Welcome to Mather Lake (approx. 5.6 miles away); Honor Roll (approx. 5.6 miles away); Mather Air Force Base Navigators Monument (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sloughhouse.
More about this marker. Stop at the antique store at Meiss Road and Highway 16 (The Jackson Highway) and get the key to the gate. Also pick up a copy of the D.U.P publication Historic Cosumnes and Slough House Pioneer Cemetery, by Norma Ricketts. This booklet is an outstanding guide to the cemetery. It gives the history of the area, cemetery, the people, and location of gravesites.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Notable Events • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 8, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 940 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 8, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.