Reiff, California

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For other places with the same name, see Reiff (disambiguation).

Reiff is a former settlement in Lake County, California.[1] It was located on the stage line 11 miles (18 km) east of Lower Lake.[1]

A post office operated at Reiff from 1881 to 1918, moving in 1891 and 1899, and from 1923 to 1941.[1] The name honored John Reiff, 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. 99. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.