Chokishgna (also, Chokisgna) is a former Tongva-Gabrieleño Native American settlement in Los Angeles County, California.[1] It was located at the later site of a jabonería established in 1832 by Lemuel Carpenter,[2] current Bell Gardens, California.[1]

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  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Chokishgna, California
  2. ^ Verne Dyson: "The Old Ranchos That are Buried in Los Angeles" in The Los Angeles Times Sunday Magazine, issue of December 18, 1927, pp. 12-13, 23 (23),, last accessed 2 February 2019.