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 Isaac Lankershim

Isaac Lankershim

Birth
Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Death 10 Apr 1882 (aged 64)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Section G, Lot 118
Memorial ID 9477 · View Source
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Los Angeles Pioneer and land baron. He and his son-in-law, Isaac Newton Van Nuys, developed the San Fernando Valley outside of Los Angeles. Both a street and a town were named for him. The town of Lankershim is now known as North Hollywood. Lankershim and Van Nuys also founded the famous Hollywood Memorial Park, now known as Hollywood Forever.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 23 May 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9477
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Isaac Lankershim (8 Apr 1818–10 Apr 1882), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9477, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .