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James Buchanan, Sr.

Birthplace: AL, USA
Death: Died in San Antonio de Bexar, Bexar, TX
Cause of death: Died as a defender of the Alamo
Place of Burial: San Antonio, TX, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of William Buchanan
Husband of Mary McGee Buchanan
Father of James Houston Buchanan and William Buchanan

Occupation: Farmer, Colonist in Stephen F. Austin's 5th Colony, received grant of land in Burleson County from the Mexican government October 19, 1835 (written on parchment longhand Spanish. He died April 1835 at seige of the Alamo - name on the wall.
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About James Buchanan, Sr.

James Buchanan came to Texas with his wife Mary "Polly" McGee Buchanan and a son, William as a colonist with Stephen F. Austin in 1834. He died as a defender at the Battle of the Alamo on March 6, 1836

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James Buchanan, Sr.'s Timeline

May 1833
Age 22
Jefferson, Alabama
April 19, 1836
Age 25
San Felipe, TX, USA
Age 25
San Antonio de Bexar, Bexar, TX
Age 25
San Antonio, TX, USA