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Jolon in Monterey County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

First Marriage in California

 
 
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By Michael Kindig, March 25, 2002
1. First Marriage in California Marker
Inscription. First Marriage in California took place at this Mission between Juan Maria Ruiz of El Fuerte, Sonora, Mexico, 25 years of age, and Margarita de Cortona, 22, a Salinan woman of Mission San Antonio, on the sixteenth of May in the year of Our Lord 1773
 
Location. 36° 0.898′ N, 121° 15.01′ W. Marker is in Jolon, California, in Monterey County. Touch for map. Mission San Antonio de Padua Fort Hunter Liggett Military Installation 1 Mission Creek Dr Jolon, Monterey Co., California. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Mission Creek Drive, Jolon CA 93928, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. De Anza Expedition 1775 - 1776 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Hacienda (approx. half a mile away); Dutton Hotel (approx. 5 miles away); Jose Mario Gil Adobe (approx. 5.1 miles away); Jolon (approx. 5.2 miles away); Lockwood (approx. 10.8 miles away); Manchester (approx. 12.2 miles away); Mission San Antonio de Padua (approx. 13.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jolon.
 
Categories. Hispanic AmericansNotable EventsSettlements & Settlers
 
Mission San Antonio de Padua image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, March 25, 2002
2. Mission San Antonio de Padua
Mission San Antonio de Padua image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, March 25, 2002
3. Mission San Antonio de Padua
Mission San Antonio de Padua image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, March 25, 2002
4. Mission San Antonio de Padua
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 12, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 694 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 12, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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