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Siskiyou County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Siskiyou County

Index to Locations

  • Fort Jones Fort Jones Cemetery
  • Yreka Evergreen Cemetery

    Fort Jones Cemetery
    Fort Jones, Siskiyou County, California
    Politicians buried here:
      John King Luttrell (1831-1893) — also known as John K. Luttrell — of Siskiyou County, Calif.; Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif. Born near Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn., June 27, 1831. Democrat. Member of California state assembly 28th District, 1865-67, 1871-73; U.S. Representative from California 3rd District, 1873-79. Died in Sitka, Alaska, October 4, 1893 (age 62 years, 99 days). Interment at Fort Jones Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page

    Evergreen Cemetery
    Yreka, Siskiyou County, California
    Politicians buried here:
      Elijah Steele (1817-1883) — of Pike (unknown county), Wis.; Yreka, Siskiyou County, Calif. Born near Albany, Albany County, N.Y., November 13, 1817. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Wisconsin state constitutional convention, 1850; member of Wisconsin state senate 16th District, 1850; superior court judge in California, 1867; member of California state assembly 28th District, 1867-69; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1868. Died in 1883 (age about 65 years). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
      John A. Fairchild (1828-1903) — of Siskiyou County, Calif. Born in Mississippi, January 23, 1828. Rancher; member of California state assembly 28th District, 1867-69. Died in California, June 22, 1903 (age 75 years, 150 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.

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