Squaw Hill, California

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

History[edit]

According to tradition, the community was named in honor of a pair of elderly Native American women ("squaws") who remained at the site after their tribe was driven out.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Squaw Hill, California
  2. ^ "Place Names" (PDF). Tehama County Department of Education. p. 53. Archived from the original on 8 May 2017. Retrieved 25 March 2018.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)

Coordinates: 39°54′29″N 122°05′35″W / 39.90806°N 122.09306°W / 39.90806; -122.09306