Location: Del Norte County CA

Biography of James A. Pinney

The enterprise of our American citizens has given the nation a position among the powers of the world that it has taken other countries many centuries to gain. The progressive spirit of the times is manifest throughout the length and breadth of the land, yet even to our own people the growth and development of the west seems almost incredible. Less than half a century ago Idaho, California, Montana, Oregon and other western states were wild and almost unpeopled regions, without the railroad or other transportation facilities, without the telegraph or the varied commercial and industrial industries of the east.

Del Norte County, California Cemetery Records

Most of these cemetery listings are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. Cemeteries Photos hosted at Del Norte County CAGenWeb Project St. Joseph Cemetery Smith River Pioneer Cemetery Section 1 Section 2 Section 3 Cremation Wall A Cremation Wall B Cemetery Map Cemetery Pic #1 Cemetery Pic #2 Cemetery History Complete Directory (Excel File) Veterans Cemetery, Part of IOOF Cemetery Cemeteries hosted at Del Norte County CAGenWeb Archives Cemetery Search Cemeteries hosted at Del Norte County California USGenWeb Archives Brother Jonathan Cemetery County Cemetery

Biography of Sigismund A. Heilner

SIGISMUND A. HEILNER. – This leading merchant, who is described as one of the most energetic, broadminded, and liberal citizens of Eastern Oregon, exhibits in his life that romance of business which has made many of the phases of Western life so fascinating to the young men of our state. He was born and educated in Bavaria, and in 1853 came to New York, repairing soon to Washington, District of Columbia, and within two years more to Crescent city, California, and Althouse, Oregon. At that point he was engaged in business, and was there during the war of 1856. As