Site of Don Bernardo Yorba Hacienda
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N 33° 51.867 W 117° 46.805
11S E 427845 N 3747400
Quick Description: Designates the location of the Yorba Hacienda which was part of the Santa Ana land grant in from the King of Spain in 1810.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/11/2007 8:40:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM1DDB
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Marky
Views: 44

Long Description:
Here Don Bernardo Yorba created the greatest rancho of California's Golden Age, combining the Santa Ana Grant awarded to his father by the King of Spain in 1810 and lands granted to him by Governor José Figueroa in 1834. He was the third son of José Antonio Yorba, who came with Don Gaspar de Portolá in 1769 to establish California's first family.
Marker Number: 226.00


County: Orange

Has Official CA Plaque: yes

Marker Dedication Date: 05/03/1950

NE corner of Esperanza Rd and Echo Hill Ln, Yorba Linda

Website: Not listed

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