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.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 39° 27.12′ N, 121° 3.067′ W. Marker is in Camptonville, California, in Yuba County. Marker is on Cleveland Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located in a small town square at the entrance to the town. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15265 Cleveland Avenue, Camptonville CA 95922, United States of America.
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 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.
Also see . . .
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.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2011, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 477 times since then. 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.