The following is abstracted from the Marin Journal. The Marin County Genealogical Society has published a series of books with abstracts from the paper from 1861 through 1890. Each book has a full name index. If you are interested in researching your ancestors in these publications, please contact Cathy Gowdy (cylgowdy at aol dot com).
January 20, 1881
Baechtel – In Little Lake, December 10th, wife of Mark Baechtel, a daughter.
Weeks-Noble – In Santa Rosa, January 6th, Solomon S Weeks and Mrs Cynthia Noble.
Brown – At the Central Hotel, San Rafael, January 8th, W.S. Brown, aged 28 years.
Fragannis – In San Rafael, January 13th, Alexander Fragannis, son of Peter and Mary Gragannis, aged 4 years, 2 months, and 24 days.
In Memoriam – Bolinas, January 8, 1881
In affectionate remembrance of Sarah McCoy, the beloved daughter of Jane and John McCoy, who died at Bolinas, December 31, 1880, aged 13 years, 10 months, and 4 days.
Source: Schwab, Carolyn, compiler. Newspaper Extracts From The Marin Journal, San Rafael, Marin County, California, January 6, 1881 to December 25, 1884. Marin County Genealogical Society. Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2003.