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The Western Shore Gazetteer and Commercial Directory,
For the State of California…, Yolo County,

Compiled and published annually
by
C. P. Sprague & H. W. Atwell,
Woodland, Yolo County, 1870.

Transcribed by Peggy B. Perazzo
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(Please note: I have capitalized the surnames in the material below, but it is not presented that way in the book. Also please note that the surnames are not in strict alphabetical order within the letter sections. Be sure to look throughout the entire lettered section for the surname you are interested in.)

JACOBS, J. A., Ky.; farmer, residence 4 miles E from Cottonwood, 8 miles W from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; value, three thousand two hundred dollars; capital invested, one thousand dollars; East Cottonwood Precinct, Cottonwood Township; Post-office, Cache Creek.

JACOBS, E., Mass.; farmer, one hundred and sixty acres of land 1/2 mile W from Buckeye, 15 miles SW from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; staple, wheat; value, five thousand dollars; Buckeye Precinct and Township; Post-office, Sacramento.

JACOBS, J. W.; lawyer and farmer, residence 2 miles W from Knight's Landing, 8 miles N from Woodland; four hundred acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; staple, wheat; value, ten thousand dollars; deals in horses and hogs [see tables]; East Grafton Precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Grafton.

JACOBS, Erastus, N. Y.; farmer, blacksmith and wagonmaker; farm and shop 7 miles NW from Cacheville, 13 miles NW from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; staple, wheat; value, six thousand dollars [see tables]; West Grafton Precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Yolo.

JACOBS, John, Tenn.; farmer, Woodland.

JACOBS, F. A.; carpenter, Woodland.

JACOBS, George, Texas; carpenter, Woodland.

JACKSON, Calvin; laborer, Cacheville, Cache Creek Township, Cacheville Precinct; Post-office, Yolo.

JACKSON, Henry, Ohio; physician and surgeon, residence W of railroad, Main street, Woodland. [See card.]

JACKSON, George H.; physician and surgeon, Woodland [see "PIERSON & JACKSON"]; residence on Third street, between Lincoln and Oak avenues; value, two thousand three hundred dollars.

JACKSON, Wm.; laborer, Woodland; town lots; value, six hundred dollars; boards in Good Templar Block.

JACKSON, John H., Mo.; farmer, residence 2 1/2 miles N from Cacheville, 8 miles NW from Woodland; one hundred and seventy-five acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; staple, wheat; value, ten thousand dollars; Fairview Precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Yolo.

JIGUERRE, Henry, Canada; farmer, residence with Fabien JIGUERRE; Post-office, Yolo.

JACKSON, George C., N. Y.; ferryman, proprietor of the Freeport and Yolo Ferry; 13 miles below Washington, 31 miles SE from Woodland; invested in the ferry, twelve hundred dollars; residence and eighty acres of land, Division 1, orchard and garden; value, three thousand dollars; Merritt Precinct and Township [see "Ferries"], Post-office, Freeport, Sacramento County.

JACKSON, B. F., Ohio; farmer, residence 3 miles W from Cottonwood, 15 miles NW from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of land, all in cultivation; value, four thousand dollars; capital invested, eight hundred dollars; East Cottonwood Precinct, Cottonwood Township; Post-office, Cache Creek.

JACKSON, E. R., Ohio; farmer, residence 6 miles S from Woodland; one hundred and fifty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; staple, wheat; value, six thousand dollars; capital invested, one thousand dollars; North Putah Precinct, Putah Township; Post-office, Woodland.

JACKSON, Wm. M., Ohio; farmer, residence 2 miles SE from Woodland; four hundred and eighty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; staple, wheat; value, twenty thousand dollars; Woodland Precinct, Cache Creek Township; Post-office, Woodland.

JACKSON, D. A. Ohio; farmer and carpenter; residence 1/2 mile E from Woodland; eighty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; value, six thousand dollars; Woodland Precinct, Cache Creek Township; Post-office, Woodland.

JACKSON, Joel, Ohio; farmer and carpenter, residence 1/2 miles E from Woodland, or on East street; forty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; value, three thousand dollars; Woodland Precinct, Cache Creek Township; Post-office, Woodland.

JACKSON, Bryan, Ohio; farmer, residence 2 miles SE from Woodland; eighty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; value, four thousand dollars; Woodland Precinct, Cache Creek Township; Post-office, Woodland.

JARVIS, E. I.; brick-layer, Woodland.

JACKSON, O. H., Conn.; blacksmith, shop in Washington, Washington Precinct and Township; Post-office, Sacramento.

JAMISON, E. J., Wis.; farmer, residence 20 miles NW from Cacheville, 26 miles NW from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of Government land, Division 4, sixty acres in cultivation; value, one thousand five hundred dollars; Fairview Precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Yolo.

JAMISON, Isaac S., Wis.; farmer, residence 20 miles NW from Cacheville, 26 miles NW from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of Government land, Division 4; value, one thousand five hundred dollars; Fairview Precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Yolo.

JAMISON, I. S., Ky.; farmer, rents land of H. C. YERBY, 3 miles NE from Woodland; Woodland Precinct, Cache Creek Township; Post-office, Woodland.

JARVIS, L. I., Ill.; farmer, residence 2 miles NE from Cacheville, 6 miles NE from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; value, eight thousand dollars; East Grafton Precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Yolo.

JAQUES, J., Ind.; farmer and dealer in vegetables, residence 5 miles E from Cottonwood, 8 miles SW from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of land, Division 3, all under cultivation; value, four thousand dollars; East Cottonwood Precinct, Cottonwood Township; Post-office, Cache Creek.

JENNINGS, Elijah (colored), Mo.; farmer, residence 10 miles w from Cacheville, 15 miles NW from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; staple, wheat; value, three thousand five hundred dollars; West Grafton Precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Yolo.

JENNINGS, C. T.; sericulturist, 2 1/2 miles above Washington, 17 1/2 miles SE from Woodland; Washington Precinct and Township; Post-office, Sacramento.

JOHNS, Carl, Germany; laborer, Washington Precinct and Township; Post-office, Sacramento.

JIGUERRE, Fabien, Canada; farmer, residence 1 1/2 miles NW from Cacheville, 7 miles NW from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; staple, wheat; value, seven thousand dollars; East Grafton Precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Yolo.

JIGUERRE, F. Canada; farmer, residence 3 miles W from Woodland; eighty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; value, four thousand dollars; Woodland Precinct, Cache Creek Township; Post-office, Woodland.

JOHNSON, William, Sweden; wagonmaker, Cottonwood, 12 miles W from Woodland; East Cottonwood Precinct, Cottonwood Township; Post-office, Cache Creek.

JOHNS, Christian, Germany; laborer, Washington Precinct and Township; Post-office, Sacramento.

JOHNSON, Willis (colored), Va.; farmer, residence 2 miles S from Buckeye, 14 miles W from Woodland; two hundred and thirty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; staple, wheat; value, six thousand dollars; Buckeye Precinct and Township; Post-office, Buckeye.

JOHNSON, James E. (colored), Ohio; barber at Knight's Landing; East Grafton Precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Grafton.

JOHNSON, James, Ky.; lawyer and County Judge, residence Court street, Woodland.

JOHNSON, Mrs. Clara (colored), Md.; residence and three acres of land in Woodland; value, one thousand five hundred dollars.

JOHNSON, William, Nova Scotia; fisherman, Washington Precinct and Township; Post-office, Sacramento.

JOHNSON, George W.; laborer, Washington Township and Precinct; Post-office, Sacramento.

JOHNSON, Chas., Sweden; laborer, Putah Township, North Putah Precinct; Post-office, Davisville.

JOHNSON, B., Ky.; farmer, six hundred and forty acres of land in Putah Township, location unknown; Post-office, Davisville.

JOHNSON, Peter E., Denmark; fisherman, residence Washington Township and Precinct; Post-office, Sacramento.

JOHNSON, H. F.; farmer, on the Sacramento River in Washington Township; three hundred and twenty acres of land, Divisions 1 and 2; value, seven thousand dollars; Washington Township and Precinct; Post-office, Sacramento.

JOHNSON, Ben., Ky.; carpenter, Davisville; North Putah Precinct, Putah Township; Post-office, Davisville.

JONES, Mrs. Abby, Me.; farmer, 3 miles NW from Prairie, 14 miles NW from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; value, four thousand dollars; Post-office, Prairie.

JONES, Wm. T., Miss.; laborer, Merritt Township and Precinct; Post-office, Freeport, Sacramento County.

JONES, J. S., Mass.; farmer, residence on E side of Elk Slough, 19 miles below Washington, 37 miles SE from Woodland; eighty-eight acres of land, Divisions 1 and 2, thirty acres in grain; value, fifteen hundred dollars; Merritt Precinct and Township; Post-office, Freeport, Sacramento County.

JONES, Wm. Richard, Wales; fisherman, Knight's Landing; East Grafton Precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Grafton.

JONES, Robert, N. Y.; laborer, South Putah Precinct, Putah Township; Post-office, Davisville.

JONES, John R., Penn.; farmer, residence 3 miles NE from Cottonwood, 9 miles W from Woodland; two hundred acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation, well-timbered farm; staple, wheat; value, five thousand dollars; capital invested, one thousand dollars; East Cottonwood Precinct, Cottonwood Township; Post-office, Cache Creek.

JONES, B. H., Penn.; laborer, residence with John R. JONES; Post-office, Cache Creek.

JONES, Wm. D., Me.; saloon-keeper, Knight's Landing; East Grafton Precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Grafton.

JONES, S. Allen, Mass.; printer, Woodland.

JONES, Samuel S.; (colored) barber, Woodland.

JOSEPH, Manuel, Azores; laborer, Merritt Township and Precinct; Post-office, Freeport, Sacramento County.

JOSEPH, Antone, Azores; gardener on the Sacramento River, 16 miles below Washington, 34 miles SE from Woodland [see "JOSEPH & SOZIER"]; Merritt Township and Precinct; Post-office, Freeport, Sacramento Co.

JOSEPH & SOZIER; gardeners, on the Sacramento River, 34 miles SE from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of land, Divisions 1 and 2; value, five thousand dollars; deal in vegetables.

JOSEPH, Wm. W., Ohio; farmer, residence 8 miles SE from Davisville, 20 miles SE from Woodland; one hundred and sixty acres of land [H], Division 3, all in cultivation; staple, wheat; South Putah Precinct, Putah Township; Post-office, Davisville.

JOSEPH, Ulysses M.; farmer, residence 10 miles SE from Davisville, 22 miles SE from Woodland; Claims two hundred and forty acres of land, Railroad Survey, Division 3; value, two thousand dollars; dealer in hogs [see tables]; South Putah Precinct, Putah Township; Post-office, Davisville.

JOSE, Petrie, Portugal; gardener, Merritt Township and Precinct; Post-office, Freeport, Sacramento Co.

JOSEPH, Peter, Azores; gardener on the Sacramento River, 8 miles below Washington, 26 miles SE from Woodland; thirty-six acres of land, Divisions 1 and 2; value, five hundred dollars; Washington Township and Precinct; Post-office, Sacramento.

JULLENMEYER, John, Prussia; laborer, Washington Township and Precinct; Post-office, Sacramento.

JUSTICE, Morgan, Ind.; farmer, residence 1 mile E from Antelope, 22 miles NW from Woodland; West Grafton precinct, Grafton Township; Post-office, Antelope.

JUTTMAN, John, Germany; laborer, Washington Township and Precinct; Post-office, Sacramento.

JUHL, Peter, Denmark; farmer, residence 3 miles W from Woodland; eight acres of land, Division 3, all in cultivation; value, three thousand dollars; Washington Precinct, Cache Creek Township; Post-office, Woodland.

JULEINBURG, Hans, Sweden; laborer in Merritt Township and Precinct; Post-office, Freeport, Sacramento Co.

JULES, Leroy, Canada; laborer, Woodland.

 

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