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  • Benjamin Clark, Sr. (1758 - 1838)
    A Patriot of the American Revolution for North Carolina with the rank of Private. He also served as a Quartermaster. DAR Ancestor # A022184 Inscription: Born 1-1758 in Dobbs Co. North Carolina Dobbs ...
  • Benjamin Franklin Young (1810 - 1863)
  • Johnson Gllleland (1793 - 1840)
    From Texas State Historical Association GILLELAND, JOHNSON. (?-1840) Johnson (Johnstone) Gilleland, soldier and pioneer, and his wife, the former Mary Barbour, came with their children to Texas in 18...
  • Sarah Anne Gilleland Kuykendall (1797 - 1857)
    Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via brother James Gilliland by SmartCopy : Aug 17 2015, 13:44:55 UTC
  • James Gilleland (1798 - 1839)
    From the Texas State Historical Association GILLELAND, JAMES (1798–1839). James Gilleland, early Texas settler and Methodist lay preacher, son of William and Nancy (Johnson) Gilleland and br...

A project for those who have family members who go back to the days of Mexican Texas and the Republic of Texas.

Mexican Texas is the name given by Texas history scholars to the period between 1821 and 1836, when Texas was governed by Mexico.

The Republic of Texas was an independent nation in North America, bordering the United States and Mexico, that existed from 1836 to 1846.

Mexican Texas - Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexican_Texas

The Republic of Texas - Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Republic_of_Texas

Timeline of the Republic of Texas: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_the_Republic_of_Texas

Texas State Library and Archives: http://www.tsl.state.tx.us/index.html

Texas General Land Office: http://www.glo.texas.gov/what-we-do/history-and-archives/the-collection/index.html

Texas State Historical Association: http://www.tshaonline.org/

Sons of DeWitt Colony Texas: http://www.tamu.edu/faculty/ccbn/dewitt/dewitt.htm

The Alamo: http://www.thealamo.org/main/index.php (See also related project The Alamo)

Please feel free to add any profiles of your family members that go back to the days of Mexican Texas (1821-1836) and the Republic of Texas (1836-1846).