Martinez in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Dedicated to the Family of Don Ignacio Martinez
Joaquin Murrieta Chapter 13
E Clampus Vitus
September 18, 1982
Erected 1982 by E Clampus Vitus, Joaquin Murrieta Chapter 13.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 38° 1.047′ N, 122° 8.704′ W. Marker is in Martinez, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is on Carquinez Scenic Drive 0.1 miles west of Talbart Street. Touch for map. The marker is located just footsteps away from the entrance of St. Catherine of Siena's Cemetery (which is almost immediately across the street from the entrance to the Alhambra Cemetery.) Note, also, that Carquinez Scenic Road is also known as Snake Road. Marker is in this post office area: Martinez CA 94553, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pioneer Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Joseph R. Walker (within shouting distance of this marker); James Rankin (within shouting Hook Family (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Capt. Joseph R. Walker (about 500 feet away); God's Acre (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named James Rankin (about 700 feet away); Former Anti-Aircraft W.W. II Barracks (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Martinez.
Also see . . . Don Ignacio Nicanor Martinez. The Martinez Historical Society's thumbnail biography of Don Ignacio Martinez. (Submitted on February 29, 2012.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers •
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