R. G. Surdam
Businessperson, Deceased Person
1835 – 1891
Who was R. G. Surdam?
Royce Gaylord Surdam was an American businessman, real estate agent and developer. He did a lot to build up Ventura County, California, and was the founder of the towns of Nordhoff, which was later renamed Ojai, and Bardsdale. Surdam never married, was a Royal Arch Mason and a staunch Republican.