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Peter Van Matre

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Peter Van Matre

Birth
Ohio, USA
Death
9 Aug 1884 (aged 59)
Weaverville, Trinity County, California, USA
Burial
Weaverville, Trinity County, California, USA Add to Map
Plot
Section M, Row G, Grave 1
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Peter Van Matre came to California in the Gold Rush in the fall of 1849. In a company led by Absalom Austin Townsend, they left SW Wisconsin in April 1849 and followed the Oregon and California trails on their journey west ad formed the town of Rough and Ready, California in September 1849.
Contributor: Anthony Townsend (49162587) • [email protected])
Peter Van Matre came to California in the Gold Rush in the fall of 1849. In a company led by Absalom Austin Townsend, they left SW Wisconsin in April 1849 and followed the Oregon and California trails on their journey west ad formed the town of Rough and Ready, California in September 1849.
Contributor: Anthony Townsend (49162587) • [email protected])

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