Mountain View Cemetery


Notable Graves

Bachelor Governor
PG&E President
Industrialist Founder of the Bechtel Company
Josephine Dunsmuir's Daughter; "Floradora" Showgirl
Owner of famed Trader Vic's
Influential Banker
Nevada Governor and Gambling Foe
Refused Internment
Owned Mines and Real Estate
Owned Vast Ranchlands
Daughter of John Marsh; Mistress of Stanford-Camron House
Main St. in SF named after him
Restless Whaler and Mendocino Land Owner
Influential Arts and Crafts Architect *
Southern Pacific Rail Executive; Colton, Calif. Named for Him *
Doctor, Regent, Mayor, Philanthropist
California's First Poet Laureate...
Captured Outlaws *
One of "Big 4" Railroad Barons
Muckraking Author *
Millionaire Shoe Salesman
California Governor; Long-serving Senator
Bequethed Doe Memorial Library
Founder of Folgers Coffee *
Oakland Shoe Merchant
Berkeley Founder; Politician; Businessman; Died From Train Mishap
Captain, Politician and Shipping Magnate
Founder of National Dollar Stores
Supporter of Slavery; Bad Shot
Captain and Prominent African-American...
California's 10th Governor *
Unsolved Hollywood Murder Victim *
Famous Texas Ranger; S.F.'s First Elected Sheriff
Older Brother of Leland
Railroad Golden Spike
Son of Josiah Stanford
Famous Painter
Superintendent of the Central Pacific RR *