Frank Dusy

Frank Dusy

Original Name Dusey
Death 9 Nov 1898 (aged 60)
Selma, Fresno County, California, USA
Burial Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA
Memorial ID 7415466 · View Source
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Western Frontiersman. A prominent pioneer of California, he discovered the Tehipite Valley in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, and named Tunemah Peak and Kettle Dome. The Dusy Basin and two waterways are named for him. He was a prominent sheep rancher in Selma and helped found the Fresno "Weekly Republican" Newspaper. He enlisted in the Union Army during the Civil War, and served in Company H of the 3rd California Volunteer Infantry. He helped bring irrigation to these areas.

Bio by: Maureen Trinley

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  • Originally Created by: Maureen Trinley
  • Added: 5 May 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7415466
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Frank Dusy (17 Dec 1837–9 Nov 1898), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7415466, citing Mountain View Cemetery, Fresno, Fresno County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .