|Object Name||Douglas County|
|Scope & Content||
Suicide Creek, Sugar Pine Mt. area.
Alan Knudtson is the authority for the data that one of the Standley family committed suicide by hanging himself to a tree on this creek, thus giving it the name. The suicide arose from an unrequitted love affair with a usnell girl. She reportedly married John Standley, a brother of Adrian and Noble Standley.
|Title||Douglas County Place Names, A-69|