Clyde Arbuckle

Clyde Arbuckle

Birth
Santa Clara County, California, USA
Death 10 Jan 1998 (aged 94)
San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, USA
Burial San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, USA
Plot Pioneer Section
Memorial ID 13489572 · View Source
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I cannot here do justice to Mr. Arbuckle's contributions to the people of San Jose. He was the only child of William Goodrich and Mary Gordon Arbuckle, both of whom were married before and had families.

The front of the stone reads:

Clyde Arbuckle
1903-1998
Gentleman, Husband of Helen, Father, Beloved Historian, Author, Lecturer, Teacher of Western History and Descendent of the 1846 Pyle - Whitman - Gordon Overland Party.

Back of Stone:
San Jose City Historian for fifty three years. First Director of the San Jose Historical Museum. A founder of the Conference of California Historical Societies. Member of the Masons, Pioneers of Santa Clara County Argonauts, Historical Society, E. Clampus Vitus. Author of the 1985 Definitive History of San Jose. Prolific writer and photographer of Western State and local history

The plaque reads:
Clyde Arbuckle
A San Jose Historic Landmark
April 10, 1983
Presented by the
San Jose Historic
Landmarks Commission




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  • Maintained by: Scott G
  • Originally Created by: Susan
  • Added: 28 Feb 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13489572
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Clyde Arbuckle (11 Apr 1903–10 Jan 1998), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13489572, citing Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, USA ; Maintained by Scott G (contributor 453) .