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Jan172017

Berdan

1878 June 7, 4th Class Post Office established as Berdan, Butte, California located 8 miles north of Forest Ranch. Named for Myron G. Berdan, the community was a trading center for the area mines.

Myron G. Berdan, First Postmaster.

1909 May 21, Post Office moved 1 1/4 miles south.

1913 September 2, Sacramento Union - DEATHS - BERDAN - At Berdans (Butte Co.), August 30, 1913, Mrs. Kate Berdan, wife of M. G. Berdan, aged 65 years.

1913 October 7, Myron G. Berdan, Postmaster.

1916 February 15, Post Office discontinued and the service moved to Forest Ranch.

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