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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
N
. . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Neal, A. J. Andrew J. Neel . . . . . .
600
House
25
625
.
Bluffs
Neal, B. B. Neel . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
Bluffs
Neatherton, J. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Quartz Hill
Neely, James  James Neely . . . . . . . Horses & Wagon
1800
1800
.
Frank Bats Ranch
Nelson, -- . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Dry Creek McKays
Nichols, I. Isaac Nickell . . . . . . . . . .
.
Bluffs
Nichols, James  Given in by McKeand . . . . . . . Horse
100
100
.
lives above the fort
Noah, J. Jacob Noah . . . . . . . .
750
750
.
.
Noble, J. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Pittsburgh
Norriss & Wade Norris & Co. . . . . . . . Resturant Shasta
400
400
Paid
.
Norton & Tucker Norton & Tucker . . . . . .
4000
. .
4000
.
.
Norton, Benj. B. B. Norton . . . . . . . Horse
50
50
Paid
Vandozen Old Ranch
Nowell, Wm. Given in by A. Townsand . . . . . . . Horse
55
55
.
Texas Springs
Numan, G. W. G. W. Numan . . . . . . . .
200
200
Paid
.
. . . . . . . . .
Total Taxes for N
.
7980
.
.
 
O
. . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Oconnor, E. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Paid his Pole Tax in Yreka
Odonall, J. John Odonnell . . . . . . . .
600
600
Paid
Bluffs
Ogburn & Shouse Isaac Shouse . . .
536
. . . Ranch & Stock
1117
1653
Paid
Charley old Ranch
Olendoff, W. D. W. D. Olendorf . . . . . . . .
1250
1250
.
.
Oliver, W. C. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Orsburn & Ulum Osburn & Ulum . . . . . . . Pack Team
3150
3150
Paid
On the Road
Orsburn, D. C. Given in by Drydens . . . . . . . .
50
50
.
Stillwater
Orsburn, D. W. D. W. Osburn . . . . . . . Oxen & Wagon
620
620
Paid
.
Owen, A. H. A. H. Owens . . . . . . . . . .
.
Bluffs
Oxenhime, Marks . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
. . . . . . . . .
Total Taxes for O
.
7283
.
.
 
P
. . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Pachees, Juna Pachees Juna x his mark . . . . . . . Pack Mules
750
750
.
.
Padan, J. Joseph Paden . . . . . .
300
House
235
535
.
Bluffs
Paddock, R. R. Paddock . . . . . . . .
780
780
Paid
.
Pain, S. W. S. W. Payne . . . . . .
50
House Shasta . .
Paid
.
Painton, Samuel  Samuel Painton . . .
184
. . . Ranch & Horses
200
384
.
Mid. Fork of Cottonwood
Pantphelo, P. Peneda Panfilo . . . . . . . . . .
.
Mexican Bluffs
Park & Robertson Park & Robertson . . . . . . . Horses & Wagon
220
220
.
Parkers Ranch on Battle Creek
Parker & Small Parker & Small . . .
2000
. . . Mondan House Clear Creek
325
2325
.
Clear Creek above French Gulch
Parker, R. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Jeruselum
Parks, George  . . . . . . . . Ditch & Money Arbuckle . .
Paid
South Fork Company
Parks, John . . . . . . . . Ditch & Money Arbuckle . .
Paid
South Fork Company
Payne, J. . . . . . . .
200
Dog Town Store house
2000
2200
Paid
Dog Creek by C. B. Ule Dept.
Payton, W. Wm. Payton . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
Bluffs
Pearce, A. . . . . . . . . Ditch & Money Arbuckle . .
Paid
South Fork Company
Pearson, James  Given in by W. Anderson . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
Churn Creek
Pease, J. T. Jesse T. Pease . . . . . . . Horses & Wagon
300
300
.
Jeruselum
Pelham, J. E. J. E. Pelham . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Pennoyer, John  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Hobson Mill
Perry, John  . . . . . . . . Dog Town Store house
840
840
Paid
Dog Creek by C. B. Ule Dept.
Peterson, Christian . . . . . . . . .
500
500
.
Dog Creek by C. B. Ule Dept.
Philips & Knight Henry Knight . . .
500
. . . Ranch & Stock & Money
4350
4850
Paid
North Cottonwood
Philps, R. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Antelope Saw mill
Pierce, Delap & Co. Pierce Delap & Co. . . . . . .
500
House Shasta
2000
2500
.
.
Pierce, W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Qurtsburg
Pierce, W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Qurtsburg
Pitt, Robert  . . . . . . . . Dog Town
75
75
Paid
Dog Creek by C. B. Ule Dept.
Plumar, Fred . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Pollock, J. S. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Sheperdson Ranch
Polluck, S. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Pope, --- G. Pope . . . . . . . .
950
950
.
Sysene Co.
Porter, J. A. J. A. Porter
1
160
.
300
. . . Powary House - Gov Land
150
450
Paid
.
Potter, I. B. Isaac B. Potter . . .
1700
. . . Ranch & c
1275
2975
.
Moody old Ranch
Potter, I. L. G. L. Potts . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Potter, W. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
South Cottonwood
Potts, David  David Potts . . . . . . . . .
200
.
Pittsburgh
Powdrill, T. J. T. J. Powdrill . . . . . .
150
House & Store
2300
2450
Paid
French Gulch
Powers, J. H. John H. Power . . . . . . . Fixtures of Barber Shop
250
250
.
.
Powers, James  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Pratt, S. F. Eseo Pratt . . . . . . . .
500
500
.
.
Price & Mullendoor Given in by W, Sunford . . .
860
. . . Ranch on Oak Run
1305
2165
.
.
Price, --- . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Lander & Johnson anch
Pritchett, G. A. . . . . . . . . Dog Town
75
75
Paid
Dog Creek by C. B. Ule Dept.
Pryer, A. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Pryer, Joseph  Joseph Pryor . . .
680
. . . Ranch & Stock
751
1431
.
.
. . . . . . . .
Total Taxes for P
.
28705
.
.
 
R
. . . . . . . .
.
. .
.
.
Raglin, James  James Raglin x his mark . . .
42
. . . Ranch & horse
100
142
.
Middle fork Cottonwood
Raglin, John  John Raglin x his mark . . .
75
. . . Ranch & Stock
1880
1955
.
Middle fork Cottonwood
Raglin, John Jr. John Raglin . . . . . . . cows & hogs
100
100
.
Middle fork Cottonwood
Raglin, Thomas  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
under age 18 years
Ralston, J. H. James Rolston . . . . . . . ¼ interest in the Briggville Bridge
600
600
Paid
Muller Ranch
Rambo & Co. . . . .
200
. . . Ranch on Red Bank
550
750
.
.
Ramon, Nichols Ramon & Nichols . . . . . . . .
2000
2000
.
Packers
Randles, Joseph  Joseph Randles x his mark . . . . . . . Stock
658
658
Paid
New Town
Ransford, Wesley  Wesley Ransford . . . . . . . Oxen & wagon
440
440
Paid
McCumber Mill
Ransford, William  . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
McCumber Mill
Rasey, A. C. A. C. Rasey . . . . . . . . . .
.
Shasta
Ray & Wadsworth . . . .
980
. . . Ranch & Stock
650
1630
Paid
Ranch joining Hontoon Cottonwood
Ray, --- . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Dry Creek McKay
Ray, J. P. John P. Ray . . .
350
. . . Ranch & Stock
450
800
.
South Cottonwood
Reading, P. B. P. B. Reading
1
26062
10500
. . . Ranch & Co.
14100
51477
.
.
Reardon, B. given in by McKay . . . . . . . Water Ditch . .
.
Shareholder in the Eagle Ditch
Reed, E. G. E. G. Reed . . . . . . . Ranch & Stock
1500
1500
Paid
Bluffs
Reynous, Thomas  . . . . . . . . Ditch & Money Arbuckle . .
Paid
South Fork Company
Rhamal, John  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Rhoads & Co. Rhoads & Co. by Atty I Rhoades . . . . . .
3300
House & Corral
10000
13500
.
.
Rice, L. Given in by Sherman . . . . . . . Notes on C. Sherman
1000
1000
.
Shareholder South Fork Clear Creek Ditch Co.
Richards, John K. John K. Richard . . .
400
. . . improvements on Ranch
792
1192
Paid
.
Ridan, Darlin . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Riddle, J. W. J. W. Riddle . . . . . .
700
House used as butcher shop
750
750
Paid
Middletown
Rikhason, A. . . . . . . . . .
100
100
.
By C. B. Ule Dept
Riley, Peter  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Jeruselum
Ripley, R. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Pittsburg
Roach, Gerrard M. . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Jeruselum
Robbins, E. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Robbins, W. W. Robbins . . . . . .
1200
House in Shasta
300
1500
Paid
.
Roberson, John  . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Roberton, Henry  H. Robinson . . . . . .
500
House
338
838
Paid
Bluffs
Roberts, --- . . . . . . . . . . .
.
McKay
Roberts, James  . . . . . . . . Property on Motion Creek
150
150
.
By C. B. Ule Dept
Roberts, Josiah Josiah Roberts . . .
200
. . . Ranch & Stock
1563
1765
.
Robertsvill near McKay
Roderego, Carmeleta Carmeleta Roderego x her mark . . . . . . . Whor House fixtures
2000
2000
.
.
Roderigus Roderigus x his mark . . . . . . . Mules. Lives in Lane old house
1200
1200
.
Mexican Packer Shasta
Rodgers, Ruben R. Rogers . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Roether, C. C. Roether . . . . . . . Drug Store Shasta
3000
3000
Paid
.
Rohr, M. . . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
Shasta
Roman, Anthony Anthony Roman . . . . . . . Book Store
5000
5000
Paid
.
Roman, Wenstad Wemerlav Roman . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Romin, Renillard . . . . . . . . . . .
.
.
Root & Hovender Root & Hovenden . . . . . . . Pack Mules
3500
3500
Paid
.
Rosenbaum & Co. F. Rosenbaum & Co. . . . . . . . Store in Hughes House
1000
1000
Paid
.
Ross & Lansbing Ross & Lambing . . .
820
. . . Ranch on Oak Run
695
1515
.
.
Ross & Lou Ross & Lou . . . . . . . Mules & goods Shasta
1250
1250
.
.
Ruff, A. J. Given in by Doct. Ruff . . .
420
. . . Ranch .
420
.
South Cottonwood
Rule, J. John Rule . . . . . . . 6 mule team
1350
1350
Paid
.
Rupley, --- . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Qurts Hill Mining Co.
Rupperd, John  John Ruppent . . .
250
. . . House & cattle Squaw C.
1177
1427
Paid
.
Russell, C. T. C. T. Russell . . . . . .
500
House
150
650
Paid
.
Russell, Frankling . . . . . . . . . . .
.
Jeruselum
Russell, H. W. H. H. Russel . . . . . . . . . .
Paid
.
Ruster, P. given in by McKay . . . . . . . Water Ditch . .
.
Shareholder in the Eagle Ditch
. . . . . . . . .
Total Taxes for R
.
109356
.
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