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Joseph Bayliss

Birthplace: Tennessee, United States
Death: Died in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States
Place of Burial: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Burwell Bayliss and Patience Bayliss / Bayless
Brother of William M Bayliss and Franklin William Bayless

Managed by: Dan Cornett
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About Joseph Bayliss

BAYLISS, JOSEPH (1808–1836). Joseph Bayliss, Alamo defender, son of John and Patience Bayliss, was born in Tennessee in 1808. He traveled as a single man to Texas in January 1836 and enlisted in the Volunteer Auxiliary Corps of Texas at Nacogdoches. He went to the Alamo as a member of Capt. William B. Harrison's company, which included David Crockett. Bayliss died in the battle of the Alamo on March 6, 1836.

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Tennessee, United States
March 6, 1836
Age 28
San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States
San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States