Richard Lucius Stockton
|Birthplace:||Newark, Essex, New Jersey, United States|
|Death:||Died in Alamo, Hidalgo, TX, USA|
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About Richard Lucius Stockton
Richard Lucius Stockton, Alamo defender, born in 1817 in Newark, New Jersey. He reached Nacogdoches, Texas, at about the same time as David Crockett and other Tennessee volunteers and enlisted in the Texas Volunteer Auxiliary Corps in December of 1835. He was sent to San Antonio de Béxar with Crockett and was killed with the others in the battle of the Alamo on March 6, 1836.