Martinez Historical Society

Cemetery Tour of Martinez


muirreidJohn and Margaret Muir Reid

Margaret Muir Reid and her husband John were the first to accept John Muir's offer to help manage the farm. John Reid was named foreman. Their son, John Muir Reid and his wife Bertha and son John Muir Reid, Jr. are buried here as well. Following the death of John Muir's mother, Ann, his widowed sister, Sarah Muir Galloway, joined the family in Martinez.