Earp Cottage - Vidal, California
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker
N 34° 07.178 W 114° 30.519
11S E 729774 N 3778223
Quick Description: It is very interesting to note that this house is now owned by Ike Clanton.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 6/16/2010 11:36:29 AM
Waymark Code: WM9247
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team
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Long Description:
Earp Cottage
Vidal, California

Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp
1848 – 1929

Josephine Sarah Marcus Earp
1861 – 1944

The legendary lawman, gun-fighter, gambler, businessman and miner along with his wife, Josephine, inhabited this "dream – come – true" cottage from 1925 – 1928. During the fall, winter and spring months, while he worked his "happy days" mines in the Whipple Mountains a few miles north of this site. This is the only permanent residence they owned in their long lives together.

Their ashes are buried in the hills of eternity memorial park, Colma, California

Dedicated April 20, 2002
Plaque provided by Billy Holcomb Chapter, E. Clampus Vitus
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