1832 – Hubert Howe Bancroft was born on the 5th of May in Granville, Ohio.
He attended high school in the Granville Academy.
1852-1868 – He managed a bookstore and he began his own publishing house.
Bancroft published a well-known group of local histories.
1885 – Purchased a ranch with an adobe home on it located in Spring Valley, in San Diego County.
1918 – Bancroft died on 2nd of March in Walnut Creek, CA.