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History of Alameda County.


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Early Days
Alameda County was incorporated on March 25, 1853. However, it's origins date back to the 1700's.
  • March 20, 1772
    San Leandro discovered by Capt. Pedro Fages and Fr. Crespi.
  • June 9, 1797
    Mission San Jose founded.
  • May 5, 1838
    Robert Livermore and Josefa Higuera Molina married.

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