Hacienda Cemetery

Hacienda Cemetery (HM8CH)

Location: San Jose, CA 95120 Santa Clara County
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N 37° 10.662', W 121° 49.114'

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Dating back to early 1850's, this cemetery was in use until 1920's, when musician Ben Black, who wrote the then popular song, "Moonlight and Roses", bought some of the mining company land at the Hacienda and divided it.
Bertram Road was cut through the length of the tract and through the cemetery over the tops of an unknown number of graves. After being tax deeded to historian Gene Vennum, he turned the Hacienda Cemetery over to the California Pioneers of Santa Clara County in 1974.
HM NumberHM8CH
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series.
Year Placed1981
Placed ByNative Sons of the Golden West, San Jose Parlor No.22; California Pioneers of Santa Clara Co.; and Mountain Charlie Chapter No.1850, E. Clampus Vitus. October 10, 1981
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 8:06am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 604876 N 4115238
Decimal Degrees37.17770000, -121.81856667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 10.662', W 121° 49.114'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 10' 39.72" N, 121° 49' 6.84" W
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Area Code(s)408
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 21351 Bertram Rd, San Jose CA 95120, US
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