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Daily Alta California, San Francisco CA – Thurs 25 Jun 1863


  • In this city, June 22d, to the wife of H. Tietzen, a son
  • At the Mountain Cottage, El Dorado county, June 21st to the wife of F. B. Peacock, a daughter.
  • At Oregon Gulch, June 15th, to the wife of V.V. Wilson, a son.
  • In Weaverville, June 17th, to the wife of Henry Knowles, a son.
  • At Briggsville, Shasta county, June 15th, to the wife of M.W. Lansdale, a son
  • At Red Bluff, June 18th, to the wife of M.P. Pritchard, a daughter.
  • At Jaynesville, Shasta county, June 19th, to the wife of A. Martin, a daughter


  • In this city. June 20th by Rev. D. B. Cheney, Thomas D. Young to Josephine V. Blair, all of San Francisco (Vermont Papers please copy)
  • In ths city, June 24th, by Rev. D. B. Cheney, Rev. C. R. Hendrickson, pastor of the Baptist Church in Stockton, to Mrs. H. Maria White, daughter of D. N. Breed, Esq., of San Francisco (no cards)
  • At Paskenta Ranch. Tehama County, June 14th, Dryden Lacock to Margaret Ann Fuller.
  • In Yreka, June 8th, Albert Blaske to Caroline Hilbrom


  • In this city, June 23d. Elizabeth Whitney, wife of Samuel Osgood Putnam, aged 41 years. Friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral at 11 o'clock A. M., this day, (Thursday,) from residence of her husband, No. 1012 Washington Street, without further notice.
  • In this city, June 24th. Ambrose George, oldest son of Margaret and the late George Sweeney, aged 8 years and 4 months. Friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from the residence of his mother, Harrison street, above Third, this day. Thursday, at 2o'clock P.M.
  • In this city, June 24lh. Of consumption. Margaret, wife 0f Joseph Brady, a native of Kinsale. County Cork. Ireland, aged 33 years; also, their youngest child, aged 3 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully requested to attend the funeral tomorrow, Friday, at 2 1/2 o'clock P.M., from the residence, No. 66 Stevenson street, between First and Second, without further notice.
  • In Tulare county, June 13th, Thomas O. Ellis, Jr.. aged 22 years.
  • At Red Bluff, June 14th, Edward Vadalia, infant son of C. F. and Sarah Julliard.
  • In Antelope township, Tehama county, June 17, Joseph Mears, aged 22 years.
  • At North Butte, Sutter county, June 19th. Anna Matilda, daughter of Alexander and Elizabeth J. Doyle, aged 17 years, 2months and 27 days.
  • At Hersetown, Shasta county, June 19th, Daniel Conroy, aged about 50 years.