Statehood: 9 Sept 1850
31st state of the United States
East: Nevada, Arizona
Largest city: Los Angeles
Map: California, 1893
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Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division
Counties: Original 1850 California counties at the time of statehood: Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Los Angeles, Marin, Mariposa, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma, Sutter, Trinity, Tuolumne, Yolo, and Yuba. California County Creation Dates and Parent Counties. Counties in 2020: 58
State of California
A Memorial and Biographical History of Northern California, Illustrated, 1891.
Tehama County in Northern California, W. C. Spann, 1903.
Institutions, Societies, and Government Websites
California Digital Archives, California State Archives
Keith Lingenfelter Collection Guide, California State University, Chico Special Collections
Keith Lingenfelter Collection, Tehama County Pioneers, CSU Chico Digital Collections.
Miller, married, p. 743.
Small Town Newspapers
California Digital Newspaper Collection, UCR Center for Bibliographical Studies and Research
California Maps, Library of Congress
California Landowner Maps, Library of Congress
Official map of the County of Tehama, California, 1878
Millers on map:
E. H. Miller, Paskenta, 10
E. H. Miller, Jr., Paskenta, 2, 22, 26, 34
W. B. Miller, Paskenta, 30 (near bottom, right)
W. W. Miller, Paskenta, 29 (near bottom, right)
California Manuscripts, Archive Grid
California Manuscripts, Library of Congress