Where did the San Francisco 49ERS get their name from?
the gold miners
Gold rush days
California goldrush of 1849 I guess
The Gold Rush of 1849. The 49ers were men who can to the San Francisco area to hunt for gold. It made San Francisco a bustling city.
The aforementioned gold rush occurred in 1849 and caused a rapid population growth for the City of San Francisco - among many others.
San Francisco was where the gold rush was in 1849
The name "49ers" comes from the name given to the gold prospectors who arrived in Northern California around 1849 during the California Gold Rush. The name was suggested to reflect the voyagers who had rushed the West for gold.