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Amador County
California

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Amador County

Index to Locations

  • Amador City Oak Knoll Cemetery
  • Jackson City Cemetery
  • Jackson Protestant Cemetery


    Oak Knoll Cemetery
    Amador City, Amador County, California
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Lilly Culbert (1866-1943) — also known as Charles L. Culbert — of Jackson, Amador County, Calif. Born in Amador City, Amador County, Calif., September 25, 1866. Democrat. Amador County Clerk, 1894-1906; banker; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1916 (member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1924, 1928; Presidential Elector for California, 1940. Member, Native Sons of the Golden West; Freemasons. Died, in Sutter Hospital, Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif., April 7, 1943 (age 76 years, 194 days). Interment at Oak Knoll Cemetery.


    City Cemetery
    Jackson, Amador County, California
    Politicians buried here:
      James Thompson Farley (1829-1886) — also known as James T. Farley — of Jackson, Amador County, Calif. Born in Albemarle County, Va., August 6, 1829. Democrat. Member of California state assembly 19th District, 1855-57; Speaker of the California State Assembly, 1856; member of California state senate, 1869-76; U.S. Senator from California, 1879-85. Died in Jackson, Amador County, Calif., January 22, 1886 (age 56 years, 169 days). Interment at City Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article


    Protestant Cemetery
    Jackson, Amador County, California
    Politicians buried here:
      Anthony Caminetti (1854-1923) — of Jackson, Amador County, Calif. Born in Jackson, Amador County, Calif., July 30, 1854. Democrat. Lawyer; farmer; mining business; Amador County District Attorney, 1877-82; member of California state assembly, 1883-85, 1897-1901 (16th District 1883-85, 15th District 1897-1901); member of California state senate, 1885-87, 1907-13; candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1888; U.S. Representative from California 2nd District, 1891-95; defeated, 1894; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1896; U.S. commissioner of immigration 1913-21. Died in 1923 (age about 68 years). Interment at Protestant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, May 28, 1881, to Ella E. Martin.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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