Tulocay Cemetery

Tulocay Cemetery is a cemetery located in Napa, California originally established in 1859 following Governor pro tem Manuel Jimeno to Cayetano Juarez's 1853 donation of approximately 48 acres 48 acres (0.2 km2) of land to the people of Napa.[1]

Tulocay Cemetery
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Established1859
Location
CountryUnited States
Coordinates38°17′52″N 122°16′19″W / 38.297821°N 122.271808°W / 38.297821; -122.271808Coordinates: 38°17′52″N 122°16′19″W / 38.297821°N 122.271808°W / 38.297821; -122.271808
TypePrivate, Non-Profit, Non-Sectarian
Websitewww.tulocaycemetery.org
Find a GraveTulocay Cemetery

HistoryEdit

The cemetery is located on land that was originally part of Rancho Tulucay, a Mexican land grant.

Notable intermentsEdit

Several notable people are interred or entombed in the Tulocay cemetery.

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  • George Washington Gift, U. S. Navy officer, writer, banker, civil engineer, politician, Confederate Navy officer, businessman, and newspaper editor

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Don Cayetano Juarez Sr". Napa Valley Register. Napa, CA: Lee Enterprises, Inc. March 7, 2015. Retrieved June 12, 2016.
  2. ^ Brennen, Nancy (June 12, 2011). "Civil rights figure honored at Tulocay Cemetery". Napa Valley Register. Napa, CA: Lee Enterprises, Inc. Retrieved June 12, 2016.