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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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K - L - M

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
K
. . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Kain, J. O. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Kamplin, W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Duncan Ranch
Kanan, M. given in by McKay . . . . . . . Water Ditch . .
.
Shareholder in the Eagle Ditch
Kane, Cor. Cornelius Kane . . . . . . . Hogs, 1 horse & money
1425
1425
Paid
Bluffs
Kappe, W. S. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
Pittsburg
Kellog, W. William Kellogg . . . . . . . . . .
.
Bluffs
Kelly & Ellis Les Kelly . . .
650
. . . Ranch on Cow Creek
500
1150
.
.
Kem & Callison Mrs. Kem for Kem & Callison . . .
340
. . . Ranch on Stillwater
255
595
.
.
Kem, J. J. Mrs. Kem for J. J. Kem . . .
460
. . . Ranch on Stillwater
1350
1810
.
.
Kem, W. B. Mrs. Kem for W. D. Kem . . .
40
. . . Ranch on Stillwater .
40
.
18 years of age exempt from PoleTax
Kenyon, W. W. Kinyon . . . . . .
500
House in Shasta
500
500
.
.
Kerr, H. J. . . . . . . . . living at Lam Cottonwood . .
.
.
Kerr, J. E. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
McKeane Ranch
Kessaynger, L. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
King & Godwin King & Godwin . . . . . .
1500
House & carrale
5800
7300
1 Paid
Bluffs
King, Henry  Henry King x his mark . . .
145
. . . .
50
195
.
Cottonwood
King, J. L. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
King, T. R. Thos. R. King . . . . . . . .
160
160
Paid
.
King, Thomas  Thomas King . . . . . . . .
1896
1896
Paid
.
Kingston, W. given by Moore . . . . . . . interest in ditch
100
100
Paid
Buckeye
Kinney, W. Given in by Sherman . . . . . . . Notes on C. Sherman
1000
1000
.
Shareholder South Fork Clear Creek Ditch Co.
Kinsaut, B. F. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Kirkham, W. G. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Kler, J. C. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Klotz, John  Rudolph Klotz . . . . . .
1900
Two houses Shasta
2340
4240
Paid
This mill was not given in last year
Klotz, John  John Klotz . . . . . .
3000
Saw mill on Mill Creek .
3000
Paid
This mill was not given in last year
Knapper, A. & Co. A. Knapper & Co. . . . . . .
750
House, lot & Brewery Shasta
500
1200
Paid
.
Knauff & Campbell F. S. Campbell . . .
800
. . . Ranch & Stock
395
1195
.
Judg Harrison old Ranch
Kneeland, George  G. Kneeland . . . . . . . Horse
75
75
.
North Cottonwood
Knotte, A. Antone Knotte . . . . . . . .
30
30
Paid
.
Koonts, Jole Joel Kounz . . . . . . . . . .
.
Bluffs
Kraft, J. H. Kraft . . . . . . . .
900
900
Paid
.
Kreth & Walling Geo. Walling . . . . . .
2000
Balling Saloon
100
2100
Paid
Bluffs
Kyes, Nelson . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Ulrts Ranch
Kyle, C. A. & Parsons C. A. Kyle . . .
570
. . . Ranch on Sacramento River
3175
3745
.
.
Kyler, Johon . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Tuna' F. G.
. . . . . . . . .
Total Taxes for K
.
31566
.
.
 
L
. . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Lahow, --- . . . .
1000
. . . land inclosed by ditch 2 miles
150
1150
.
Ass. By Assessor owner absent Bluffs
Laird, D. A. D. A. Laird . . .
230
. . . Ranch & Stock hay
265
675
Paid
South Cottonwood
Lambert, S. S. Lambart . . .
300
. . . .
100
400
Paid
.
Lamberton, A. A. Lamberton . . . . . .
30
House Pittsburg
20
60
Paid
Pitt River
Lander & Jemison H. W. Lander & C. . . .
920
. . . Ranch at the mouth of Churn Crk
1075
1995
.
.
Lander, H. H. Launder . . . . . . . .
1000
1000
Paid
Bluffs
Lander, J. H. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Landers Ranch Churn Creek
Landers, B. F. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Landford, B. T. C. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Down's Ranch
Lane, George  George Lane . . . . . . . .
30
.
.
.
Langdon, S. S. S. S. Langdon . . .
136
. . . Ranch & Stock
695
841
.
Langdon Ranch above Smiths
Langley, F. N. F. N. Langley . . . . . . . .
600
600
.
Lives in Trinity Co. prospect heare
Langsdon, C. C. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Pitt River
Lappier, Priesh Prush Lappier x his mark . . . . . .
100
House & Store Horse & Wagon 
250
350
.
F. Gulch
Lare, M. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
Arbuckele
Lathrope, O. C. O. C. Lathrop wife L. A. Lathrop . . .
400
. . . .
2000
2400
Paid
this land is claimed by Jobe F. Dye
Latour & Baird . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Leach & Spotts Letsh & Spotts . . . . . .
2500
House & lot
450
2750
Paid
.
Lean, W. talen from the asst. 54 . . . . . . . Ranch & Stock & Ferry
4205
4205
.
Cottonwood
Ledayen, Charles  Leovyen . . . . . .
800
House
800
800
Paid
.
Lee, Andrew  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Down's Ranch
Lee, David  David S. Lee . . . . . . . Stock
345
345
.
Down's Ranch
Lee, H. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Jeruselum
Lefevre, Bej. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Lemon, J. Jas. Lemmon . . .
800
. . . Ranch
370
1190
Paid
.
Leonard, C. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Kloutz Mills
Lesada, Carlos Carlos Lerada x his mark . . . . . . . .
200
200
Paid
Mexican livin near Hubbard
Leskinske, J. & John  Lapssinski . . .
300
. . . Ranch & Stock
860
1160
.
.
Levy, T. & Co. T. Levy & Co. . . . . . .
5000
House & lot Shasta
2000
7000
Paid
.
Lewin & Co. E. Lewin & Co. . . . . . . . Mortgage & shop
4000
4000
Paid
.
Lewis, Andrew  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Jeruselum
Lewis, Charles  Chas. Lewis . . . . . .
90
House Buckeye
300
390
Paid
.
Lewis, Joseph  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Jeruselum
Lewis, L. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Lewis, W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Arbuckle
Lippincott, A. J. A. J. Lippincott . . . . . . . Ferry
2000
2000
Paid
Bluffs
Lnmas, Wagoner, & Bennett E. Wagoner . . .
260
. . . Ranch & Stock
1930
2190
.
Cow Creek
Loag, James  James Loug . . . .
4
.
7000
Houses & Lots Shasta
37396
44396
Paid
.
Lobaugh, E. E. Lobaugh . . . . . .
150
Blacksmith Shop Shasta
50
200
Paid
.
Lopland, W. S. . . . . . . . . Money N interest
260
260
.
Jeruselum
Love, Alex Alex I. Love . . .
500
. . . Ranch
655
1155
.
Vanduzen old Ranch
Love, James  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Connor Ranch
Love, John  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Vanduzen old Ranch
Love, Samuel  . . . . . . . . Ditch & Money Arbuckle . .
Paid
South Fork Company
Lowell, J. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Lows, Thomas  Thos. Lowes . . .
600
. . . Ranch & Stock
350
950
.
Ulens Old Ranch
Loy, George  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Jeruselum
Ludwick, H. given in by McKay . . . . . . . Water Ditch . .
.
Shareholder in the Eagle Ditch
Luna, Enconnation Enconation Luna x his mark . . . . . . . .
3050
3050
.
.
Luna, Teleceana Feiviana Luna . . . . . .
500
House
100
600
.
Bluffs
Lund, C. Given in by Sherman . . . . . . . Notes on C. Sherman
1000
1000
.
Shareholder South Fork Clear Creek Ditch Co.
Luney, --- Luney . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
Bluffs
Luning, Edward  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Lux, W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
North fork Cottonwood
Lyda, Joel . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
Bailey Ranch Sac. R.
Lytle, J. T. & Gilkison Lytle & Gilkison . . . . . . . .
3000
3000
Paid
Bluffs
. . . . . . . . .
Total Taxes for L
.
89452
.
.
 
M
. . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Mackwell, G. W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Antelope Saw Mill
MacLane, Levi Levi McClane . . . . . . . Mules Cows & c Cover Creek
403
403
.
.
Magee, W. Wm. Magee . . . . . . . .
500
500
Paid
.
Makin, W. J. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Mallett, J. B. John B. Mallett . . . . . . . .
600
600
.
.
Malory, E. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Ubst Ranch Little C. Creek
Malory, M. C. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Ubst Ranch Little C. Creek
Manard, J. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Manning, M. H. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Manor, L. W. L. W. Manor x his mark . . .
300
. . . .
170
470
.
.
Manseau & Co. A. Manseau & Co. . . . . . .
600
Tin Shop
400
1000
.
.
March, James O. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Mardies, W. N. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Markin, B. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Mason, C. Charles Mason . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Master, Adam . . . . . . . . Dry Creek Ranch . .
.
.
Masterson & Newhouse, P. H. F. H. Masterson . . . . . . . Mules & Hoses
1000
1000
Paid
F. C. O. Bluffs
Matlack, l. B. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Maxwell, J. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Mayvers, George  . . . . . . . . Property in Dog Town
400
400
.
By C. B. Ule Dept.
McBride, F. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
McCall, F. G. Elliott Bohannon for F. G. McCall . . . . . . . North fork Cottonwood
327
327
.
.
McCann, --- . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
McClamon, John  . . . . . . . . Ditch & Money Arbuckle . .
Paid
South Fork Company
McClane, W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
McCloude, Ross . . . . . . . . Property in Dog Town
225
225
.
By C. B. Ule Dept.
McCluen, W. . . . . . . . . Shasta . .
.
.
McClure, W. H. H. Wm. H. H. McClure . . . . . . . Oxen & cows & ditch
1260
1260
.
.
McCowan, Wm. . . . . . . . . Property in Dog Town
150
150
.
By C. B. Ule Dept.
McCoy, Thomas  Thomas McCoy . . . . . . . .
60
60
.
Arbuckle
McCullin A. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
McCumber, G. W. Geo. W. McCumber . . .
1200
. . . Saw mill & House
3230
4430
Paid
.
McGregger, Lewis  L. McGregor . . . . . . . .
1200
1200
Paid
.
McGrew, F. A. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
McIntire, G. I. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
McKay, H. Hugh MacKay . . .
300
. . . Houses & Stock
5300
6000
.
.
McKeand, W. Willis McKeand . . .
550
. . . Ranch near the Fort
2016
1566
.
.
McKeand, W. Willis McKeand . . .
200
. . . Ranch above the Fort .
200
.
.
McKinzie, W. B. Wm. B. McKinzie . . .
235
. . . Ranch & Stock hay
110
345
.
South Cottonwood
McLaughlin, -- E. B. McLaughlin . . . . . .
800
House & lot Shasta
2875
3670
Paid
.
McLaughlin, James  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
McMains, --- . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
McMurry, Joseph  J. McMurry . . . . . . . Cow
50
50
Paid
.
McMurtry, G. W. G. W. McMurtry . . . . . . . Solvest debts & c
5000
5000
Paid
.
McMurtry, J. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Pittsburg
McNair, David  . . . . . . . . Property in Dog Town
40
40
.
By C. B. Ule Dept.
McNultz, John  . . . .
1000
. . . Imp. & stock
2357
3357
.
.
McPlvoy, F. . . . . . . . . Horse
50
50
.
.
McQuillin, Henry  henry McQuillen . . . . . . . Stock
170
170
.
North Cottonwood
McTurk, W. Wm. McTurck . . . . . . . .
100
100
Paid
.
McVay, W. T. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
 
Mead, Wm. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Mears, James  James Mears . . . . . . . .
1300
1300
Paid
.
Medoris & Edmonds Meador & Edmonds . . . . . .
1500
House in the Bluffs .
1500
.
Bluffs
Medoros, M. M. Meador . . .
1500
. . . Ranch & improvements
2175
3675
Paid
Bluffs
Mellon, L. Louis Mellon . . . . . . . Horse
50
50
.
.
Middleworth, P. V. given in by J. Grover . . .
550
. . . Ranch Oak Run
673
1223
.
.
Miller, George  . . . .
310
. . . . .
310
.
Given in by D. Furgusen Bluffs
Miller, J. H. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Mill on Cottonwood
Mills, Eliha Elisha Mills . . . . . . . .
60
60
Paid
.
Mills, I. T. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Mills, J. . . . . . . . . .
204
204
.
.
Miner, P. L. P. L. Miner . . . . . . . 2 mules & wagon
5000
5000
Paid
Bluffs
Mitchele, J. James Mitchel . . .
650
. . . Ranch on Stillwater
695
1345
.
.
Mitchele, P. W. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Mix, A. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Mix, A. A. A. A. Mix . . . . . .
1000
House
500
1500
Paid
Bluffs
Mix, J. D. James D. Mix . . . . . . . .
75
75
.
.
Mix, Mary  for M. C. Mix . . .
1000
. . . Ranch on Antelope Cr. .
1000
.
Bluffs
Mix, W. A. . . . . . . .
1500
. . .
.
.
Mix, W. M. J. E. Church . . . . . . . Money & c
12000
12000
Paid
Shasta
Monkman, J. J. Monksman x his mark  . . . . . . . .
1000
1000
Paid
Paker Mexican Bluffs
Monroe, A. P. A. P. & J. B. Monroe . . .
680
. . . Ranch on Cover Creek
1748
2428
.
.
Monroe, J. B. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Moor, Marcus Marcus Moor x his mark . . . . . . . .
100
100
.
.
Moore, F. J. F. J. Moore . . . . .
250
. House
350
600
Paid
.
Moorison, Cattelino Calerano . . . . . . . 30 mules
3030
3030
Paid
Paker Mexican Bluffs
Moran, Micle Miheal Moran . . . . . .
45
House in Churntown .
45
Paid
.
Moratt, G. L. . . . . . . . . Property in Dog Town
150
150
.
By C. B. Ule Dept.
Morgan, E. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Morrisey, J. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Bluffs
Morrison, James  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Texas Springs
Morse, G. W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Morse, J. F. J. T. Morse . . . . . .
1000
House & Lot Shasta
290
1290
Paid
.
Mullen, Lawrence  . . . . . . . . Interest in Thrashing machine
250
250
.
.
Mulles, Patrick  Patrick Mules . . . . . . . .
640
640
Paid
Churn Creek
Mullis & Ruff Mullis & Ruff . . .
2300
. . . Ranch & Stock Hay
1400
4700
.
South Cottonwood
Mulvany, J. W. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Munday, P. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Murry, J. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Tran ----
Myer, Fred . . . . . . . . Dry Creek Ranch . .
.
.
Myer, L. L. Myer x his mark . . . . . . . Lequr & Clothing Store
500
500
Paid
Shasta
Myers, --- . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Myers, J. J. Myers . . .
680
. . . Ranch on Stillwater
460
1140
.
.
Myers, Joseph  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Head of Stillwater
Myers, P. P. Myers
1
160
.
60
. . . .
60
60
.
Bluffs
Myers, Wm. Wm. Myers . . .
882
. .
3000
Ranch & Town Property 
2250
6332
.
Bluffs
. . . . . . . . .
Total Taxes for M
.
84380
.
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