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  • Kate Morgan (AKA Lottie A. Bernard) (1865 - 1892)
    Kate Morgan (1865–1892) is an American who died under mysterious circumstances, and is thought by locals to be a ghost at the Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, CA. She was buried at nearby Mount Hope Cem...
  • Jesse Shepard (AKA Francis Grierson) (1848 - 1927)
    Benjamin Henry Jesse Francis Shepard (September 18, 1848 – May 29, 1927) was a composer and pianist, who also wrote under the pen name of Francis Grierson. He was born in Birkenhead, England, but his...
  • Jonas Edward Salk (1914 - 1995)
    Jonas Edward Salk (October 28, 1914 – June 23, 1995) was an American medical researcher and virologist, best known for his discovery and development of the first safe and effective polio vaccine. He ...
  • Kate Sessions, "Mother of Balboa Park" (1857 - 1940)
    Katherine Olivia "Kate" Sessions (November 8, 1857 – March 24, 1940) was an American botanist, horticulturalist, and landscape architect closely associated with San Diego, California, and known as the ...
  • Mitt Romney, 70th Governor of Massachusetts
    W. Mitt Romney is the former Governor of Massachusetts. His influential father was thrice elected Governor of Michigan. The Romneys are Mormon, and he went on to Brigham Young University before matricu...

Profiles of those with a connection to "America's Finest City" San Diego and other parts of San Diego county, California.

San Diego County is a large county located in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of California. Hence, San Diego County is also located in the southwestern corner of the 48 contiguous United States. Its county seat and largest city is San Diego.

San Diego County has 70 miles (110 km) of coastline. It has a mild Mediterranean to semi-arid climate. San Diego County extends south all the way to the Mexican border, which is also the northern border of the State of Baja California and the northern municipal limits of Tijuana Municipality and Tecate Municipality. San Diego County is bordered by Orange County and Riverside County on its north, by Imperial County on its east, and the Pacific Ocean on its west and southwest.

Cities and towns in San Diego County

Incorporated cities and towns:

  • Carlsbad
  • Chula Vista
  • Coronado
  • Del Mar
  • El Cajon
  • Encinitas (Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Leucadia, Olivenhain)
  • Escondido
  • Imperial Beach
  • La Mesa
  • Lemon Grove
  • National City
  • Oceanside
  • Poway
  • San Diego
  • San Marcos
  • Santee
  • Solana Beach
  • Vista

Links

Wikipedia: San Diego County, California

Wikipedia: San Diego, California

Wikipedia: List of Notable San Diegans

Timeline of San Diego History

San Diego History Center

CAGenWeb: San Diego County

San Diego Genealogical Society

National Register of Historic Places in San Diego County, California