Reference Entry

Mendocino (California/USA)

John Everett-Heath

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

Second edition


Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199580897

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Named after Antonio de Mendoza (c.1490–1552), the first viceroy of New Spain (Mexico) (1535–50).

Reference Entry.  18 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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