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  • Gen. Thomas Jefferson Green (1802 - 1863)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Jan 8 2019, 20:14:55 UTC Texas Independence General, Civil War Confederate Army Officer, Author. In the mid-1830s, he served in both the Texas Republic H...
  • Stephen Jefferson Stanley, Sr. (1784 - 1835)
    Attracted by generous colonization laws in Texas, Stanley Sr came to TX in 1834 with his wife and 3 kids (Stephen Jr, William Carrol, and Elizabeth) alongside Lorenzo de Zavala's Colony, with Alexander...
  • John Law Miller (1821 - 1907)
  • William Coleman Bullock (1805 - 1890)
  • Haden Harrison Edwards, Jr. (1812 - 1865)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Apr 8 2016, 4:50:19 UTC * Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Apr 8 2016, 4:53:44 UTC

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).