Don Bernardo Yorba

by Terry E. Stephenson

Publisher: G. Dawson in Los Angeles, Calif

Written in English
Published: Pages: 115 Downloads: 287
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  • Yorba, Bernardo, -- 1800 or 1801-1858,
  • Ranch life,
  • California, Southern -- History

Edition Notes

Statementby Terry E. Stephenson.
The Physical Object
Pagination[6], 115, [1] p. :
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22956123M

But you don’t need to read the last page of the book to know it was a good one. You guys wrote a good book! These past few years have been memorable. We’ve grown, we’ve overcome, we can overcome again. Don’t close the book. Keep writing your narrative and making your story. And most importantly, keep your hope!".   Yorba Linda is named for Don Bernardo Yorba, who combined his own land grant with land given to his father by the King of Spain in The . In what would be his final book, Don Bernardo Yorba (), Stephenson presents the biography of Orange County’s best-known ranchero, once again combining documentary research with interviews with old timers and Yorba family descendants. Bibliography of Santa Ana and Orange County History Books Orange County Answer Book: Centennial Edition, editor Jim Colonna, p (with advertising), advertising supplement published by Orange County Register,. Good collection of articles on Orange County history. Don Bernardo Yorba, by Terry Stephenson, p.

The Anaheim Water Company had easements granted September 1, by Don Bernardo Yorba and Don Juan Pacifico Ontiveros over a strip of land across their ranchos to the Anaheim tract for a water ditch, of capacity to convey water sufficient to irrigate 1, acres of land, from the Santa Ana River to the Anaheim Colony. 1 The Anaheim Colony. Yorba Linda has also been the subject of several written works, including March D. Butz’s Yorba Linda Its History (), Don Meadows’s The House of Bernardo Yorba (), Dennis A. Swift’s Growing Graciously: An Oral History of Yorba Linda’s Municipal Incorporation (), Mary Ruth Erickson’s The Yorba Legacy: A Child’s History of. In the past month, 65 homes have been sold in Yorba Linda. In addition to houses in Yorba Linda, there were also 23 condos, 11 townhouses, and 1 multi-family unit for sale in Yorba Linda last month. Yorba Linda is a minimally walkable city in Orange County with a Walk Score of Yorba Linda is home to approximat people jobs. Bernardo Yorba Entertainment Unit Weekly Newsletter. The most successful students have involved parents. Join Our Facebook Group | Instagram. DIRECTOR’S NOTES. Monday – Substitute Teacher, Day 2 – All sub rules apply. Don’t act a fool.

Business Ledger of Don Tomás Yorba; Santa Ana, California Paper, cow hide, ink; 11 3/4 x 8 1/2 in. The most historically significant book in the Bowers Museum’s collection is this ledger or book of accounts used by Don Tomás Antonio Yorba and later, his brother Bernardo, to record the business affairs, transactions of goods, and the settlement of the estate, Rancho Santa Ana. This beautiful Los Angeles suburb is the home of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. Visitors also enjoy the Bernardo Yorba Hacienda and the Savi Ranch commercial district. In a neighborhood often touted as one of the best places to live in California, why not get the best massage Yorba Linda has to offer, too? Whether you’ve. When I’m not hard at work, I enjoy spending time with my wife and kids. Janet, whom I met while in college at Cal State Fullerton in , also works in our business and can usually be found at our offices in Anaheim. My daughter Cassidy is currently at Esperanza High School and my son, Dexter, is at Bernardo Yorba Middle on: E. Miraloma Avenue, Suite 6, Anaheim, , CA. Historical sites include Susanna Bixby Bryant Ranch House and Museum, Yorba Linda Heritage Museum, and Don Bernardo Yorba Ranchhouse site. Yorba Linda is served by the Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District. Several schools in the district received the California Distinguished School award.

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21 rows  Life. Bernardo Yorba was born on Aug in San Diego. Other sources list his birth on August 4, Bernardo was the son of José Antonio Yorba, one of the first Spanish soldiers to arrive in California, and Maria Josefa Grijalva.

Bernardo's childhood was spent in San Diego, where he attended a school kept by Franciscan Antonio Yorba had moved to the Rancho Santiago de. Don Bernardo Yorba by Stephenson, Terry E. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Don Bernardo Yorba Unknown Binding – January 1, by Terry E Stephenson (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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After the death of Bernardo Yorba inthe Indian servants left and the hacienda went into a slow decline as property and land was divided among the Yorba heirs. Destruction [ edit ] In and again in lateDon Meadows and Roch Bradshaw, two local students, visited the ruins to measure, photograph and study the nates: 33°51′51″N °46′48″W / °N.

Brown cloth, printed paper label on the front. Gilt lettering on the spine. Limited to copies, printed at The Fine Arts Press. A possible ex-library copy as there are remnants of bookplates or a pocket removed from the front free endpapers. These were very neatly removed.

Bumps to the lower cover edges. The rest of the book is quite clean and tight. No other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Don Bernardo Yorba created Don Bernardo Yorba book greatest rancho of California's Golden Age, combining the Santa Ana Grant awarded to his father by the King of Spain in and lands granted to him by Governor José Figueroa in He was the third son of José Antonio Yorba, who came with Don Gaspar de Portolá in to establish California's first Rating: % positive.

BERNARDO ANTONIO YORBA Don Bernardo Antonio Yorba is remembered most for his huge adobe he built in Santa Ana Canyon. It was said to have been one of the finest adobe homes in California. Bernardo, the third son of Jose Antonio Yorba I, was born August 4, Fernando Bernardo Antonio Yorba (Don Bernardo's full name) died on Novem and was originally buried at The Old Calvary Cemetery in Los Angeles along with others of the family.

When this cemetery was abandoned, the bodies of Yorbas were removed to the Yorba Cemetery where a memorial monument was erected on Ap Limited Edition Don Barnardo Yorba - California History - Terry Stephenson - This Edition Limited DON BERNARDO YORBA BY TERRY STEPHENSON GLEN DAWSON BIOGRAPHY BOOK LIMITED + $ Shipping.

Don Bernardo Yorba by Terry E. Stephenson (Hardcover, Reprint copies) $ + $ Shipping. SHADOWS OF OLD SADDLEBACK BY Seller Rating: % positive. Yorba Linda is a suburban city in northeastern Orange County, California, approximately 37 miles (60 km) southeast of Downtown Los suburb's most famous resident was Richard birthplace is a National Historic Landmark, at his presidential library and museum located there.

Yorba Linda is part of the Los Angeles metropolitan area according to the US : Orange. Bernardo Yorba was the third son of Jose Antonio I.

He was born at San Diego in and was taught to read and write by the Franciscan padres at the Mission there. Bernardo was different in temperament from his brothers, in that he did not care for the exciting life of riding, racing, gambling and participating in high social functions.

Arnold Dominguez recalls one story his grandmother, Felipe Yorba Dominguez, told about Don Bernardo--her grandfather. “Don Bernardo was married three times,” Dominguez says, “and this was. Don Bernardo was the son of Antonio Yorba, one of Gafe’s original volunteers, who came inand of Maria Josefa, eldest daughter of Alferez Juan Pablo Grijalva.

Grijalva had come to California in with Anza’s colony as a sergeant; his wife’s name was Dolores Valencia. Yorba’s son, Don Bernardo Yorba, shown above, lived on a rancho located in modern-day Santa Ana. Much of the Peralta family owned and lived on the south part of present-day Santa Ana Canyon.

Ramon Peralta, Juan Pablo Peralta’s son, built the adobe that is currently the oldest standing adobe in Santa Ana Canyon on his share of the land in Yorba Linda (Spanish for "Beautiful Yorba") is a suburban city in Orange County, California, approximately 37 miles (60 km) southeast of Downtown Los Angeles.

The suburb's most famous resident was Richard Nixon. His birthplace is a National Historic Landmark, at his presidential library and museum located there. Yorba Linda is part of the Los Angeles metropolitan area according to the US • Summer (DST): PDT (UTC&#;7).

DON BERNARDO YORBA RANCHHOUSE SITE NE corner of Esperanza Rd and Echo Hill Ln, Yorba Linda Here Don Bernardo Yorba created the greatest rancho of California’s Golden Age, combining the Santa Ana Grant awarded to his father by the King of Spain in and lands granted to him by Governor José Figueroa in He was the.

Yorba Linda High School groundbreaking ceremony. by Kathleen Yorba-Jorgensen. It is indeed an honor and a privilege to be asked to speak here today for the Groundbreaking Ceremony of YORBA LINDA HIGH SCHOOL on behalf of The Yorba Family as well as all the other founding family members represented here today.

The City of Yorba Linda was founded in Yorba Linda is known as “The Land of Gracious Living” and has been recognized as one of the best places to live in the United States.

Yorba Linda began as an agricultural community, and today is primarily residential with a unique historic district and a few commercial centers. Yorba is named for Don Bernardo Yorba, one of Jose Antonio Yorba’s four sons and Yorba’s great-grandfather. “He was the one they extol for being the greatest ranchero of the golden age of.

The site of the Bernardo Yorba Hacienda, referred to as the Don Bernardo Yorba Ranch House Site, is listed as a California Historical Landmark.[7] Near that same site sits the second oldest private cemetery in the county, the historic Yorba Cemetery.[8] The land was given to the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles by Bernardo Yorba[8] in Location: Yorba Linda, CA.

Yorba Cemetery - Ghost of the Pink Lady. Established in by Don Bernardo Yorba, the Yorba Cemetery is the oldest private burial ground in Orange County, California.

It sits right in the middle of a modern housing tract, and is the last vestige of the Yorba's rather large Spanish land on: Parkwood Ct., Yorba Linda, CA. My grandfather grew up in Yorba, and his father Gregorio is burried there in the Old Yorba cemetary, not too far away from Don Bernardo Yorba.

Gregorio's father was Delores, and I'm not sure who his father was, it may have been Jose Delores whose father was Juan Jose. Book Reviews The author has reproduced Yorba's will in an analytical man-ner that shows the true character of the early "land baron." He gives the story of each of the Santa Ana grants, and Don Bernardo's connection with each, as well as a history of the Yorba Family in * California.

The story of the great Anaheim Colony is given in full. Home California Historical Society Collection, Brands of the California ranches, ca Reference URL Save to favorites.

To link to this object, paste this link in email, IM or document To embed this object, paste this HTML in website. The exploration and documentation of the ruins of Bernardo Yorba’s home by Don Meadows in will be the topic of the next Orange County Historical Society meeting.

Historian Phil Brigandi, a longtime friend of Meadows, will tell us about this early adventure in local program will be held Thursday, May 8,p.m., at Trinity Episcopal Church, N. Canal. A portion of the town 's land is still owned and developed by descendants of Samuel Kraemer, who obtained it during his marriage to Angelina Yorba, the great-granddaughter of Bernardo Yorba.

The site of this Bernardo Yorba Hacienda, Known as the Don Bernardo Yorba Ranch House Site, is recorded as a California Historical Landmark. - Explore bob_boden's board "Yorba Linda" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Yorba linda, Orange county california and Orange county pins.

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Ronald W. Caspers Regional Park by Beaches and Parks District Orange County Harbors.daughter of Don Bernardo Yorba. Tomás Yorba's fame as an early Californian hitherto has rested entirely upon his position as a ranchero and Mexican citizen of importance.

While the discovery of the old account book presents him in the light of a merchant, the story of his life as a personage of consequence a century ago is broadenedAuthor: Terry E. Stephenson.