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Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Napa County

Index to Locations

  • Napa Tulocay Cemetery
  • St. Helena Odd Fellows Cemetery
  • St. Helena St. Helena Public Cemetery


    Tulocay Cemetery
    Coombsville Road
    Napa, Napa County, California
    Politicians buried here:
      Frank Leslie Coombs (1853-1934) — also known as Frank L. Coombs — of Napa, Napa County, Calif. Born in Napa, Napa County, Calif., December 27, 1853. Republican. Lawyer; Napa County District Attorney, 1879-84; member of California state assembly, 1887-89, 1891-97, 1921-23, 1925-27; Speaker of the California State Assembly, 1891, 1897; U.S. Minister to Japan, 1892-93; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California, 1899-1901; U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1901-03; defeated, 1902. Member, Native Sons of the Golden West; Elks. Died in Napa, Napa County, Calif., October 5, 1934 (age 80 years, 282 days). Interment at Tulocay Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Nathan Coombs and Isabel (Gordon) Coombs (1831-1890); married, December 27, 1879, to Belle M. Roper; father of Nathan F. Coombs (1904?-?).
      Political family: Coombs family of Napa, California.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Lilburn Williams Boggs (1796-1860) — also known as Lilburn W. Boggs — of Independence, Jackson County, Mo. Born in Lexington, Fayette County, Ky., December 14, 1796. Postmaster at Independence, Mo., 1827-31; Lieutenant Governor of Missouri, 1832-36; Governor of Missouri, 1836-40; member of California state assembly 19th District, 1852-53. Died in California, March 14, 1860 (age 63 years, 91 days). Interment at Tulocay Cemetery.
      Clifford C. Anglim (1904-1957) — of Richmond, Contra Costa County, Calif. Born in 1904. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1936; California Democratic state chair, 1937; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 1st California District, 1938-41. Died in 1957 (age about 53 years). Interment at Tulocay Cemetery.
      Finis Ewing Johnston (1843-1920) — also known as Finis E. Johnston — of California. Born in Greene County, Mo., November 11, 1843. Lawyer; member of California state assembly 20th District, 1883-85. Died in Napa County, Calif., May 14, 1920 (age 76 years, 185 days). Interment at Tulocay Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Finis Ewing


    Odd Fellows Cemetery
    St. Helena, Napa County, California
    Politicians buried here:
    Theodore A. Bell Theodore Arlington Bell (1872-1922) — also known as Theodore A. Bell — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Vallejo, Solano County, Calif., July 25, 1872. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from California 2nd District, 1903-05; defeated, 1904; candidate for Governor of California, 1906 (Democratic), 1910 (Democratic), 1918 (Independent); delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1908 (Temporary Chair; speaker), 1912 (speaker). While returning from a hunting trip, was killed in an automobile accident near San Rafael, Marin County, Calif., September 4, 1922 (age 50 years, 41 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Edward Bell and Catherine Jane (Mills) Bell; married, April 23, 1899, to Annie M. Muller.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, August 1908


    St. Helena Public Cemetery
    St. Helena, Napa County, California
    Politicians buried here:
      Serranus Clinton Hastings (1813-1893) — also known as S. Clinton Hastings — of Lawrenceburg, Dearborn County, Ind.; Bloomington (now Muscatine), Muscatine County, Iowa; Benicia, Solano County, Calif. Born in Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y., November 22, 1813. Democrat. Member Iowa territorial council, 1838-46; U.S. Representative from Iowa at-large, 1846-47; justice of Iowa state supreme court, 1848-49; went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; justice of California state supreme court, 1849-51; chief justice of California state supreme court, 1849-51; California state attorney general, 1852-54. Died in San Francisco, Calif., February 18, 1893 (age 79 years, 88 days). Interment at St. Helena Public Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robert Collins Hastings and Patience (Brayton) Hastings.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
      Donald Campbell McRuer (1826-1898) — also known as Donald C. McRuer — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Maine, 1826. Republican. U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 1865-67. Died in 1898 (age about 72 years). Interment at St. Helena Public Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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