Funeral Homes near Caspar
Willits, CA 95490
Facts about the city
Caspar is a census-designated place in Mendocino County, California. It is located on the Pacific Ocean, 4 miles (6.4 km) north of Mendocino, at an elevation of 82 feet (25 m). It is bounded on three sides by state parks: the historic 1909 Point Cabrillo Light Station is nearby to the south, Jug Handle State Natural Reserve lies to the north, and its coast forms Caspar Headlands State Beach. The population was 509 at the 2010 census.
It was noted on May 29th, 2012 that Violet Nadine "Vi" Carmassi (Cook) died in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Ms. Carmassi was 87 years old and was born in Caspar, CA. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Violet Nadine "Vi"'s life.
Caspar is an unincorporated town located in coastal Mendocino County, California. In the Caspar area is the historic Point Cabrillo Light Cabrillo Light Station, which was built in 1909.
Caspar was first settled in 1857 by Siegfried Caspar, who later sold the land to Jacob Green Jackson, one of the founders of the Caspar Lumber Company, which turned Caspar into a significant logging town in Northern California from 1864 to 1955. Oscar Smith, owner of the Caspar Cattle Company, recently put much of Caspar's land up for sale, sparking debate and discussion in the sometimes divided community. . However, a large portion of the area is still for sale, and the fate of the area remains in question.
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