Captain Edward H Von Pfister

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Captain Edward H Von Pfister

Captain Edward H Von Pfister

Captain Edward H Von Pfister was one of the best loved of the Benicia pioneers. He arrived in August of 1847 with a cargo of goods from Hawaii to stock his store which he originally planned to open in San Jose.  Semple convinced him to settle in Benicia instead.  After a short time in the gold mines, he settled down in Benicia until his death.

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