Hooker, California

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Hooker is an unincorporated community in Tehama County, in the U.S. state of California.[1]

History[edit]

A post office was in operation at Hooker from 1885 until 1928.[2] The community has the name of J. M. Hooker, a pioneer settler.[3] The community once had a schoolhouse, Hooker School, now defunct.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Hooker
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 26 March 2018.
  3. ^ "Place Names" (PDF). Tehama County Department of Education. Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  4. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Hooker School (historical)

Coordinates: 40°18′03″N 122°19′37″W / 40.30083°N 122.32694°W / 40.30083; -122.32694