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Home of Lola Montez
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr
N 39° 12.960 W 121° 03.890
10S E 667065 N 4342530
Quick Description: Home of Eliza Rosanna Gilbert, the Countess of Landsfeld, who was better known by the stage name Lola Montez, the Spanish dancer.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 2/28/2013 6:24:43 AM
Waymark Code: WMGFQE
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Uncle Alaska
Views: 7

Long Description:
Lola was born in Limerick, Ireland on July 3, 1818, as María Dolores Eliza Rosanna Gilbert. After living in England and on the continent, Lola came to New York in 1851 and settled in Grass Valley in 1852. It was here she built the only home she ever owned and became friends with Lotta Crabtree, who lived up the street. Lola died January 17, 1861 and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, New York.
Marker Number: 292.00

Marker Name: HOME OF LOLA MONTEZ

County: Nevada

Has Official CA Plaque: no

Marker Dedication Date: 7/20/1938

Location:
248 Mill St, Grass Valley


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