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Yorba Linda in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Yorba Cemetery

 
 
Yorba Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, June 22, 2008
1. Yorba Cemetery Marker
Inscription. In 1858, Don Bernardo Yorba, son of one of the first land grantees in Southern California and major landowner in his own right, set aside this land as a cemetery. For almost a century, members of many early California families were buried here.
 
Erected 1981 by Orange County Board of Supervisors and Orange County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 25.)
 
Location. 33° 51.896′ N, 117° 47.026′ W. Marker is in Yorba Linda, California, in Orange County. Marker is on Parkwood Court, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in Woodgate Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6749 Parkwood Court, Yorba Linda CA 92886, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Don Bernardo Yorba Hacienda (approx. 0.2 miles away); Peralta Adobe (approx. 0.9 miles away); Richard Nixon Birthplace (approx. 2.6 miles away); Birthplace of Richard Milhous Nixon (approx. 2.6 miles away); Submerged Dam (approx. 3.2 miles away); Cañada De Los Bueyes (approx. 3.6 miles away); Irrigation in Orange County (approx. 4 miles away); Old Santa Ana (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yorba Linda.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Yorba Cemetery Marker and the Entrance to the Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, June 22, 2008
2. Yorba Cemetery Marker and the Entrance to the Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 597 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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