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1855 Assessment Roll
Shasta County California
Transcribed from the original Tax Roll
by Janie Edwards
Orginal book is property of the Shasta Co. Historical Society
 
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Names of Taxable Inhabitants
Signatures
No of 
Tracts of Land
No. of 
Acres of Land
Value
Value of Improvements on Land
No of Town Lots
Value
Value of Improvements on same 
Description of Property
Value of 
Personal
Property
Total 
Value of
Property
Pole Tax
Remarks
G
. . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Gackler, Jacob . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Jeruselum
Gants, A. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Gardener, F. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Sheperdson
Gardiner, J. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Pittsburg
Gardner, Jas. T. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
under age
Garfield, H. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Refuses to give in his property and also to sware
Garland, S. B. S. B. Galland . . . . . . . .
200
200
.
Bluffs
Garrack, John  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Garrisson & Watson Lewis Garrison . . .
1050
. . . Ranch
605
1715
.
Ranch on main Cottonwood Millers Ranch
Garter, E. E. Garter . . . . . . . .
800
800
.
.
Gaston, Wm. Wm. Gaston . . . . . . . Horses
350
350
Paid
Texas Springs
Gates, I. I. Gates x his mark . . . . . . . . . .
.
Bluffs
Gavand, Henry  H. Gavand . . . . . .
1600
Billard Saloon Shasta
1600
3200
Paid
.
Gee, J. S. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Uncle Sams Ranch
Geer, Filo Philo Geer . . .
300
. . . Ranch on Cow Creek
1075
1375
.
.
Gelleson, D. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Genie H. Henry Genie . . .
420
. . . Ranch on Little Cow Creek
300
720
.
.
George, John  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Shasta
Gibson, R. P. . . . . . . . . Property Dogtown
60
60
Paid
By C. B. Ule Dept.
Gillett, C. W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Simmons Ranch refuses to sware 
Gillett, L. W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Simmons Ranch refuses to sware 
Gillette, E. C. E. C. Gillette . . . . . . . .
150
150
Paid
.
Gleason, F. Wm. Gleason . . . .
1
150
1000
Livery Stable
600
1600
Paid
Bluffs
Glenn, Thomas  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Near Hontoon
Gleson, John  . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
Jeruselum
Godfray, J. Jel Godfrey . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Goldan, Frank  F. Golden . . . . . . . .
100
100
Paid
.
Goldstone & Bro. . . . . . . . . .
3000
3000
Paid
.
Goldstone M. & C. M. Goldstone & Bro. . . . . . . . Clothing Store Shasta
1000
1000
Paid
.
Gonratas, Gagoria . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Bluffs
Goodrich & Norton E. W. Goodrich & Co. . . . . . .
800
Restaruant & two houses
75
875
Paid
Bluffs
Goof, Wm. Wm. Goff . . . . . .
600
two houses
90
690
Paid
Black Barber. This property was not given in last year
Gordon, J. H. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
North Fork Cottonwood
Gover, J. . . . . . . . . Middleworth Ranch O. Run . .
.
20 years old exempt from Pole Tax
 
Graves & Crinnley N. Graves . . .
200
. . . Ranch & Stock
438
638
Paid
Dry Creek
Gray, Sam Samuel Gray . . . . . . . .
1170
1170
Paid
Bluffs
Greathouse & Bro. Greathouse & Bro. . . . . . .
1010
Stable & House Shasta
2950
2950
Paid
.
Green, C. H. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Green, N. T. . . . . . . . . Shasta . .
.
.
Green, Richard  Richard Green . . . . . . . Mules & Horse
900
900
Paid
.
Green, W. W. Green . . . . . . . .
300
300
Paid
.
Gregory & Popejoy Gregory & Popejoy . . . . . .
300
Ball ally & Store Pittsburg
1300
1600
Paid
Pittsburg
Griffin, J. John Griffin . . .
178
. . . Ranch on Clover Creek
720
898
.
.
Griffin, Pat. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Grimes, J. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Pittsburg
Grotefend & Co. A. Grotefend & Co. . . . . . .
8000
D. Charles Hotel & Carrall .
8000
.
.
Grotefend, G. A. Grotefend  . . . . . .
1000
House
1000
2000
Paid
.
Gunkel & Gray J. N. Gunkel . . . . . .
400
House & lot Shasta
2000
2400
Paid
.
. . . . . . . . .
Total Taxes for G
.
37721
.
.
 
H
. . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Hackner, Owen . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Luner French Gulch
Hager, I. James Hagar . . . . . . . .
1000
1000
Paid
Bluffs
Hagerbooke, George  George Hagebick . . .
364
. . . Ranch on Roaring River
290
654
.
.
Hait, Amasa A. Hait . . . . . . . .
50
50
.
Pittsburg
Haks, Jack . . . . . . . . .
50
50
.
.
Hall, Dic Robb Hall . . . . . . . .
2000
2000
Paid
Bluffs
Hamilton, G. W. G. W.Hamilton . . . . . . . .
1700
1700
.
.
Hamilton, Hedrick . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Middleworth Ranch Oak Run
Hamilton, S. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Roaring River
Hammond, George  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Ludwick Ranch
Hardestey, E. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Klotz Mill
Harrington, C. L. J. D. Forbes . . . . . .
800
House at Bluffs
800
800
.
Given in by J. D. Forbes
Harris, --- . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Turbush
Harrison, D. J. & Co. T. J. Harrison & Co. . . . . . . . Quartz Hill Mining Corp.
1200
1200
.
Buckeye
Harrison, W. R. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Bluffs
Harriss, I. W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Ball Hills
Harriss, N. A. & C. N. A. Harris . . .
975
. . . Woodman's & Co. Ranch L. C.
2075
3050
.
.
Hart, J. L. Jas L. Hart . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Hart, Orland . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Klotz Mill
Hart, Thomas  J. Thos. Hart . . . . . .
300
House Shasta
50
350
.
.
Hassey, Henry H. Henry H. Hassey . . . . . .
200
House & Bakery
400
600
Paid
French Gulch
Hathaway, Hiram . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Sherardson & Sons ranch
Haverlin, E. E. Haveland . . . . . . . ? And Stock
340
340
.
.
Hay, A. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Middle Cottonwood
Hays, Charles  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Pittsburg
Hays, H. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Hays, J. . . . . . . . . South fork of Spring Creek Ditch
200
200
.
.
Hazard, Sam . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Jeruselem
Hazcraft, D. C. D. C. Hazcraft . . . . . .
250
House & Ferry
84
334
Paid
Shasta
Hazellrigg & Mixen . . . . . . .
1100
Store House Shasta
3000
4100
.
.
 
Heath, George  . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Heathman, Henry  . . . . . . . . Store
210
210
Paid
Dog Creek by C. B. Ule
Hedges, W. A. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
South Cottonwood
Height, Charles  Charles Hughes . . . . . .
250
House & lot & furniture
250
500
.
Barber at Young Shop
Hendrick, F. . . . . . . . . Money
500
500
.
Emegrant Ferry 19 years old
Henrey, D. D. David D. Henry . . . . . . . Cattle
1370
1370
.
off muster
Hepburn, F. Fred Hepburn . . . . . . . .
200
200
.
.
Herkeiner & Sanford Given in by Chapman . . .
250
. . . House & Mule
60
310
.
Watson Gulch
Hermany, Jaeel Jaeal Hermany . . . . . . . Mule Shasta
100
100
.
.
Hermon, John  . . . . . . . . .
50
50
.
Motion Creek
Heteric, F. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Higgins, W. J. & Codwell W. G. Higgins . . .
490
. . . Ranch on Little Cow Creek
610
1100
.
Higgins Ranch Little Cow Creek
Hill, B. C. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Buckeye
Hind, G. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Hoage, I. V. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Hoagg, G. W. G. W. Hoag . . . . . .
1200
House
1000
2200
Paid
Bluffs
Hobson, John  John Hobson . . . . . . . Sawmill & stock
3950
3950
.
Hobson Mill
Hoffner, F. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Hoge, E. D. E. D. Hoge . . . . . . . .
600
600
.
.
Holeman, David  David Holman . . .
300
. . . Ranch on Cow Creek
85
385
.
.
Holland, J. W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Hollub & Isaacs Hollub & Isaacs . . . . . .
1000
Store House Shasta
10000
16000
.
.
Holly, J. J. Holly
1
160
.
600
. . . Gov.
400
1000
Paid
.
Holms, I. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Honeer, Wm. William Humer . . . . . . . .
1000
1000
Paid
.
Hontoon, D. C. D. C. Huntoon
2
320
.
5000
. . . Gov. Land
2500
7500
Paid
.
Hood, S. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Mill on Cow Creek
Hooker, B. G. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Sawmill on Antilope C.
Hooker, S. W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Sawmill on Antilope C.
Hooser, J. W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Hobson Mill
Hopper, James  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Hopper, O. T. C. & Land L. C. Hopper . . .
600
. . . Ranch on Clover Creek
350
950
.
.
Horn, A. Altre Horn . . . . . . . .
500
500
Paid
Bluffs
Horton, Wm. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
20 years old
Hover, John B. . . . . . . . . Horse & Oxen
205
205
.
Dog Creek by C. B. Ule
How, J. . . . . . . . . Arbuckle Ditch . .
.
.
Howard Eng. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Howard, D. Daniel Howard . . . . . .
200
House
300
500
.
Bluffs
Howard, G. M. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Uncle Sam Ranch
Howard, W. H. W. H. Howard . . . . . . . 6 Mules & wagon
1800
1800
Paid
John Gose is ½ over on this property
Howe & Co. taken from asst of 54 . . . . . . . Water Ditch Arbuckle
8000
8000
.
.
Hubbard & Hyde Hyde & Hubbard . . .
2000
. . . Eagle Creek Ranch 1 wagon
1915
3915
Paid
.
Hubburt, H. W. H. W. Hubbard . . . . . .
2200
House Shasta
620
3020
.
.
Hugen, J. . . . . . . . . Miner work on Clear Cr. . .
.
.
Hughes, C. E. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Johnson Ferry
Hughes, John  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
works on Antilope Creek
Hughes, John  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Sawmill on Antilope C.
Hughes, John  John Hughes . . . . . . . Stock & Notes
1270
1270
Paid
French Gulch
Hughes, Lawrence  Hughes, L. . . . . . .
1200
Store House Shasta
2800
4000
.
.
Hughes, Owen . . . . . . . . . . .
.
20 years
Hughes, Pat Patric Hughes x his mark . . . . . . . Oxen
165
165
.
Landons Ranch
Hunn, Joel J. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Hunn, W. & Brothers T. M. Hunt . . .
3050
. . . Ranch on Oak Run
1990
9040
.
.
Hunt, D. T. M. Hunt . . .
1990
. . . Ranch on Oak Run
3050
.
.
.
Hunt, J. T. M. Hunt . . .
4940
. . . Ranch on Oak Run
4990
.
.
.
Hunter, A. & P. T. Hunter . . .
410
. . . Stock & ? On ranch
2650
3060
.
How is in Trinity; assessment set for ? 
Hunter, D. E. given in by McKenzie . . .
200
. . . Ranch
135
335
.
South Cottonwood
Hunter, W. Walker Hunter . . . . . . . Oxen & Cow
465
465
.
Churn Creek
Huntington, C. C. C. C. Huntington .
30
.
120
. . . .
300
420
.
Bluffs
Hynes, Fred Given in by Moore . . . . . . . interest in ditch
100
100
.
Buckeye
Hyser, T. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
. . . . . . . . .
Total Taxes for H
.
91665
.
.
I
. . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Ide R. . . . . . . . . Bull & Store . .
.
.
Ide, James  James M. Ide . . . . . .
600
Butcher Shop .
600
.
.
Ide, James  James M. Ide . . . . . .
200
House, corral & Store house  .
200
.
Brigsville
Inks, Jackson Jackson Inks . . .
360
. . . Ranch & Stock
6460
6820
Paid
Ranch on Liver Creek
Inskeep, E. W. E. W. Inskeep . . .
268
. . . Ranch 
840
1108
.
Cold Spring
Iridell, Joseph  Joseph B. Iredell . . .
270
. . . Ranch & Stock
410
680
.
South Cottonwood
Irvilg, J. Given in by Sherman . . . . . . . Notes on C. Sherman
1000
1000
.
Shareholder South Fork Clear Creek Ditch Co.
Isaacks, S. Samuel Isaacks . . . . . .
1000
House & Lot Shasta
65
1065
Paid
.
Isenhourr, Rob. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Churn Creek
. . . . . . . . .
Total Taxes for I
.
10473
.
.
 
J
. . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Jack, -- . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Jackson & Co. Jackson & Co. . . . . . . . .
1300
1300
Paid
.
Jackson, Geo W. George W. Jackson . . . . . .
25
.
419
434
Paid
.
Jackson, Rob. M. Robt. M. Jackson . . . . . . . .
200
200
.
Works for Barton Shasta
Jacobson & Co. H. C. Getleson . . . . . .
7000
Store Shasta
13000
20000
Paid
.
Jay, J. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
18 years exempt from Pole Tax
Jeeger, Charles  Ch. Jager . . . . . .
1600
House & lots Shasta
2200
3800
Paid
.
Jelley, Andrew  Andrew Jelly . . .
1300
. . . Ranch & Ferry
2390
3690
.
.
Jemmison, Wm. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Jeruselum
Johns, Samuel  . . . . . . . . .
60
60
.
By C. B. Ule Dept.
Johnson & Co. Johnson & Co. . . .
2500
. . . Ranch on Stillwater
4215
6710
Paid
.
Johnson & Wilson W. M. C. Wilson x his mark . . .
350
. . . Ranch
215
565
.
Ranch on South Cottonwood
Johnson, G. H. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Texas Springs
Johnson, J. J. Johnson x his mark . . . . . . . .
1200
1200
Paid
.
Johnson, J. N. Johnson . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Johnson, L. A. L. A. Johnson . . . . . . . .
1094
1094
Paid
Shasta
Johnson, Mathew Johnson . . . . . . . . . .
.
Churn Creek 18 years old
Johnson, T. D. T. D. Johnson . . . . . . . Johnson Ferry Canyon House
1330
1330
Paid
.
Johnson, W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
lives in Pearce House
Johnson, W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Johnson, W. M. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Johnston, Wm. W. Johnston . . . . . .
700
Gunsmith Shasta
300
1000
Paid
.
Jones, Alex . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Pittsburg
Jones, L. W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
By C. B. Ule Dept.
Jones, W. . . . .
500
. . . Dog Creek .
500
.
.
Jynes, Sam S. Jaynel . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
. . . . . . . . .
Total Taxes for J
.
42108
.
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