Places

  • Capitola is also known as: Crapitola and Santa Cruz County / Capitola city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Alex Lagemann (musician).

History

Capitola is a city in Santa Cruz County, California, United States, on the coast of Monterey Bay. The population was 9,918 at the 2010 census. The original settlement we know as Capitola grew out of what was then called Soquel Landing. Soquel Landing got its name from a wharf located at the mouth of Soquel Creek. This wharf, which dates back to the 1850s, served as an outlet for the produce and lumber grown in the interior. In 1865, Captain John Pope Davenport, a whaleman at Monterey, moved his operations to be near the wharf. Unable to capture any whales, he moved his operations the following year to Point Año Nuevo. In 1869, Frederick Hihn, who owned the property in the vicinity of the wharf, decided to develop it as a seaside resort. At first he leased the area to Samuel A. Hall and the area became known as Camp Capitola. Most authorities believe that it was Hihn who chose the name of Capitola, but they are unsure as to why he did so. Several possibilities have been asserted, one being that it was named for the heroine of The Hidden Hand, a novel by the popular author E. D. E. N. Southworth, favored by Hall's daughter Lulu. Capitola is known as the oldest beach resort on the West...

There is currently 1 funeral home listing for the city of Capitola, California.

Capitola Obituaries

It was reported by The Californian on February 21st, 2015 that George J Sciutto perished in Capitola, California.  Sciutto was 78 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George J's life.

It was disclosed by The Californian on October 14th, 2014 that Kelly D Dobbs passed on in Capitola, California.  Dobbs was 51 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kelly D's life.

It was written by The Californian on October 14th, 2014 that Kelly D Dobbs passed on in Capitola, California.  Dobbs was 51 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kelly D's life.

It was revealed by Orange County Register on June 22nd, 2014 that Mary Ellen Deasy (Mullane) died in Capitola, California.  Ms. Deasy was 64 years old and was born in Bethesda, MD.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Ellen's life.

It was noted by Monterey Herald on May 16th, 2014 that Donald Davidson III Fredrickson passed away in Capitola, California.  Fredrickson was 53 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Donald Davidson III's life.

It was disclosed by San Mateo County Times on March 6th, 2014 that George Airoldi perished in Capitola, California.  Airoldi was 80 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George's life.

It was written by San Mateo County Times on August 18th, 2013 that George Daniel Doherty perished in Capitola, California.  Doherty was 87 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor George Daniel's life.

It was written by San Mateo County Times on May 14th, 2013 that John Harry "Jack" Darrough passed away in Capitola, California.  Darrough was 85 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John Harry "Jack"'s life.

It was reported by San Mateo County Times on April 14th, 2013 that Walter Augustine Adams died in Capitola, California.  Adams was 86 years old and was born in Eddington, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Walter Augustine's life.

It was reported by San Mateo County Times on March 3rd, 2013 that Maureen Lathan (Murphy) perished in Capitola, California.  Ms. Lathan was 56 years old and was born in Fort Dix, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Maureen's life.

All Funeral Homes in Capitola

Alameda Family Funeral & Cremation, Incorporated

The Alameda Family is proud to be in the fourth generation of Local Family ownership. Our grandfather, Alan A. Alameda started his first funeral home in San Jose. Then in 1969, he established Saratoga-Cupertino Funeral Home, now known as Alameda...

Ave Maria Memorial Chapel

Our family is dedicated to helping you share the stories that make this community great. We provide a place to cry, to laugh, and most importantly, begin the healing process that follows the loss of a loved one. Whether traditional or unique, we...

Habing Family Funeral Home

Family Owned and Operated by the Habing family since 1943.
The Funeral Home located at 129 Fourth Street was built in 1928 to be a funeral home. It was designed by William H. Weeks and built by William Radtke Construction. The Barshinger family...

The Paul Mortuary

The Paul Mortuary has been providing funeral and cremation services longer than any other mortuary in Monterey County. We are proud of the fact that we were the first funeral home in the county and are still first in service on the Monterey...

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Cremation Products Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Capitola, WA 98185

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