How did your town get it's name? We know how and why Tombstone got it's name. But what about your town?
Take for instance Dodge City,Independence,Wichita and Fort Worth for example. Or Big Creek,Pinedale and Long Valley.
I live in Ontario California. It was founded by the Chaffey Brothers in the late 1880's. They were originally from Ontario Canada. Nearby is the city of San Bernardino. It is named for an Italian Saint. The Mormons setteled here in 1851.
A young Wyatt Earp ,and… Continue
Posted on September 18, 2009 at 10:37pm — 7 Comments