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José Joaquín de Arrillaga - Soledad, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 36° 24.289 W 121° 21.318
10S E 647477 N 4030105
Quick Description: Grave of the former governor of Alta California.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 8/5/2014 10:24:37 PM
Waymark Code: WMM7Q4
Views: 7

Long Description:
"José Joaquín de Arrillaga was an officer of Basque origin[1] born in Aia, Spain, who went on to become interim governor of Las Californias from 1792 to 1794, governor of Las Californias from 1800 to 1804 and governor of Alta California from 1804 to 1814." (visit link)
Description:
Former governor. Grave is at Mission Soledad.


Date of birth: 1/1/1750

Date of death: 7/24/1814

Area of notoriety: Politics

Marker Type: Horizontal Marker

Setting: Outdoor

Fee required?: No

Visiting Hours/Restrictions: Not listed

Web site: Not listed

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