Minear, California

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Minear is a former settlement in Mariposa County, California.[1] It was located 6 miles (9.7 km) north of Jerseydale.[1]

A post office operated at Minear from 1895 to 1896.[1] The name honors John J. Minear, its first postmaster.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 788. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.