JOSE DOLORES GARCIA
Jose Dolores Garcia was a prominent
citizen of San Juan Capistrano who was
of Juaneno Indian and Spanish descent.
In 1862 he married Maria Refugia Yorba
at the Mission. He promised her a new
and unique house. After extensive
research on horseback in the Anaheim
area, he built this Victorian-style house
around 1870. Here they lived happily
until his untimely death in 1897. His
grieving widow then sold the home.
The Nieblas Family and Friends
San Juan Capistrano Historical Society