Martinus Corner, California

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Martinus Corner
Unincorporated community
Martinus Corner is located in California
Martinus Corner
Martinus Corner
Location in California
Martinus Corner is located in the US
Martinus Corner
Martinus Corner
Martinus Corner (the US)
Coordinates: 35°56′24″N 121°07′09″W / 35.94000°N 121.11917°W / 35.94000; -121.11917Coordinates: 35°56′24″N 121°07′09″W / 35.94000°N 121.11917°W / 35.94000; -121.11917
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyMonterey County
Elevation[1]958 ft (292 m)

Martinus Corner is an unincorporated community in Monterey County, California.[1] It is located 4 miles (6.4 km) east-southeast of Jolon,[2] at an elevation of 958 feet (292 m).[1]

The name honors Jan Henry Martinus, who in 1891 staked a land claim at the place.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Martinus Corner, California
  2. ^ a b Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 922. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.