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Little Jamison, California

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Welcome to Little Jamison ...

So far, we have found very little information about Little Jamison. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Little Jamison to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Little Jamison, please Contact Us.

Little Jamison would have been located within present day Plumas County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Little Jamison is 5,260 feet [1,603 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Little Jamison is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where Little Jamison was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Little Jamison would have been located in the (530) area code.

Communities near Little Jamison ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Little Jamison and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Blairsden   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
C-Road   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Clio   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Cromberg   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Graeagle   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mohawk Vista   [Map]   ---   E   7 miles [11.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Little Jamison.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Little Jamison. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Little Jamison. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Little Jamison.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Little Jamison:

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Little Jamison no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Little Jamison, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Little Jamison - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Little Jamison. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Little Jamison) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Little Jamison. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7430, Longitude: -120.7013     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Little Jamison have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Little Jamison.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Little Jamison.