Pioneer Cemetery

Pioneer Cemetery (HM7XL)

Location: Placerville, CA 95667 El Dorado County
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N 38° 47.786', W 120° 53.364'

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This cemetery, also called "Coloma Protestant" Cemetery, "Sutter's Mill" Cemetery, and "Vineyard House" Cemetery, is the final resting place for many ?49ers. Among these graves are the remains of miners, farmers, merchants, tradesmen and their families, as well as murderers and prostitutes. This cemetery contains an estimated 400 - 500 graves. Many are unmarked; the wooden markers disappeared long ago. The oldest existing gravestone is dated 1850. This place was also the site of the famous double hanging of convicted murderers, Jerry Crane and Mickey Free in 1855.
HM NumberHM7XL
Placed ByMarshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 12:26am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 683292 N 4296302
Decimal Degrees38.79643333, -120.88940000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 47.786', W 120° 53.364'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 47' 47.16" N, 120° 53' 21.84" W
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Area Code(s)530, 916
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 499 Cold Springs Rd, Placerville CA 95667, US
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