List of participants in the Battle of San Jacinto, Texas [Digital Version]

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Osterhout, Paul, 1859-1944, List of participants in the Battle of San Jacinto, Texas (undated, but post 1836)

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Title: List of participants in the Battle of San Jacinto, Texas [Digital Version]
Funding from: Funding for the creation of this digitized text is provided by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
Author: Osterhout, Paul, 1859-1944
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  • Creation of digital images: Center for Digital Scholarship, Rice University
  • Creation of transcription: Camille M. George, Student Researcher, Humanities Research Center
  • Conversion to TEI-conformant markup: Camille M. George, Student Researcher, Humanities Research Center
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Publisher: Rice University, Houston, Texas
Publication date: 2010-06-07
Identifier: aa00110
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Provenance: A majority of the papers were purchased by Rice University from Mrs. Ora Osterhout Wade in 1958 and a second group of records arrived in October 1962. The collection register of John P. Osterhout was added to the collection in October 1965 as a gift from Herbert Herrick Fletcher. And in November 1992, Harry Yeager donated the book History of the Roberts Family to add to the collection.
Description: Muster roll: 4 page list of names, and departments, Major General Sam Houston, Commander in Chief, Texan Forces at top of list. (handwritten)
Source(s): Osterhout, Paul, 1859-1944, List of participants in the Battle of San Jacinto, Texas (undated, but post 1836)
Source Identifier: Osterhout Family Papers, MS 355, Box 4 folder 7 item 16, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
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Languages used in the text: English
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Keywords: Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus
  • Records (documents)
Keywords: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • San Jacinto, Battle of, Tex., 1836
  • Texas--History--Revolution, 1835-1836
  • Texas. Army
  • Soldiers--Texas
Keywords: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
  • Texas (state)

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San Jacinto List

Major General Sam Houston Commander in
Chief Texan Forces

Staff

Adjutant General John A Wharton
Inspector General George W Hockley
Commissary General John Forbes
AsstAssistant InspctrInspector " Wm William G Cooke
Aids de Camp C A Horton
“ “ “ Wm William H Patton
“ “ “ James Collinsworth
Volunteer Aids James H Perry
“ “ R Eden Handy
“ “ R M Coleman
“ “ Wm WilliamMassey M D
“ “ Hon.HonorableThomas J. Rusk SecySecretary War
Medical Staff Alex Ewing Surgeon 1st Reg & ActgActing SSurgeon General
Davidson 1. volunteers
Fitzhugh " "
A Jones Surgeon 2 "
Booker " " "
Labadie " " "

Artillery Corps

  • J C Neill Lt ColLieutenant Colonel
  • J M Moreland CaptCaptain
  • Wm William Stillwell 1 Lt 1st Lieutenant
  • T O Harris
  • John M Wade
  • Hugh M Swift
  • Wm William A Park
  • ThasThomas Green
  • Clark M Harmon
  • T J Robinson
  • M Baxter
  • ThosThomas Plasters 2 Sergt2nd Sergeant
  • Willis Collins
  • Benjamin McCullough
  • Richardson Scurry 1st SergtSergeant
  • Joseph White
  • ThosThomas N B Greer
  • John Terril
  • Joseph Floyds
  • Alfred Benton
  • D T Dunham
  • T C Edwards
  • S B Bardwell
  • Campbell
  • Cumberland
  • Ellis Benson Turner's CoCompany
  • Clayton “
  • Merryn “
  • Legg “

Cavalry

  • MMirabeau B Lamar ComdgCommanding
  • Henry Karnes CaptCaptain
  • J R Cook 1 Lt1st Lieutenant
  • N Secresto
  • A Allsberry
  • S C Tummage
  • D N Reaves
  • E R Rainwater
  • J D Elliott
  • J T Davis
  • J Neal
  • N Nixon
  • G Deaderick
  • J Nash
  • Isaac W Benton
  • Jacob Duncan
  • J W Hill
  • P Alsbury
  • D M Kay
  • W J C Pierce
  • W King
  • ThosThomas Blackwell
  • Goodwin
  • J Coker
  • W B Sweeney
  • Lem Gustin M D
  • BenjBenjamin F Smith
  • WmWilliam H Smith CaptCaptain
  • WmWilliam Harness 2 Lt2nd Lieutenant
  • ThosThomas Robbins
  • Elisha Clapp
  • H Henderson
  • George Johnson
  • J W Williamson
  • Wilson C Brown
  • J Thompson
  • John Robbins
  • WmWilliam F Young
  • James Dauthett
  • John Carpenter
  • WmWilliam Taylor
  • Anthony Foster
  • Z Y. Beauford
  • Spencer Townsend
  • James Shaw
  • WmWilliam D Redd
  • Clapper
  • P H Belt
  • J W Robinson

Regular Infantry

  • LtLieutenant ColColonol Henry Millard
  • John M Allen ActActing Major
  • Nicholas Lynch AdjtAdjutant
  • W M Carper Surgeon
  • John Smith SergtSergeant Major
  • P Caldwell Quart MasterQuartermaster
  • CoCompany R CaptCaptain Andrew Briscoe
  • 1st LtLieutenant Martin K Snell
  • 2ndRobtRobert M Kask
  • 1 SergtSergeant Lyman F Rounds

    3

  • 2nd SergtSergeant David S Nelson
  • 3dDanlDaniel O Driscoll
  • 4thChasCharles A Ford
  • 1st CoplCorporal Richardson
  • 2nd “ Harry O Craig
  • 3d “ Bear
    Musician Flores

Privates

  • H P Brewster
  • Bruff
  • Bihe
  • Benton
  • Cassiday
  • Dutcher
  • Darr
  • Elliott
  • Flynn
  • Farley
  • Warner
  • Lang
  • Liniske
  • Montgomerry
  • Morton
  • Pierce
  • Reinhardt
  • Richardson
  • Smith 2nd
  • Launders
  • Tindall
  • Van Winkle
  • Wilkinson
  • Grieves
  • Henderson
  • Larbarton
  • Mason
  • Marth
  • ONeil
  • Patton
  • Karnes
  • Smith 1st
  • Sullivan
  • Swain
  • Taylor
  • Webb

Co. B.Company B Amasa Turner CaptCaptain

  • W Millen 1 Lt1st Lieutenant
  • W W Summers 2 Do
  • ChasCharles Stewart 1 SergtSergeant
  • Swearingen 2 Do
  • Robert Moore CoplCoporal
  • ThosThomas Wilson “
  • M Syder “
  • Bernard Private
  • Browning
  • Bissett
  • Collon
  • Callahan
  • Christie
  • Clarkson
  • Drymple
  • Eldridge
  • Edson
  • Harper
  • Hogan
  • Harvey
  • Johnson
  • Keeland
  • Luders
  • Lind
  • Minnett
  • Merdoff
  • Massie
  • Moor 2nds
  • Neilas
  • Pascall
  • Philips
  • Smith 1st
  • Smith

    4

  • Schester
  • Sigman
  • Tyler
  • Woods
  • Wardzskie
  • Belden
  • Clayton John

Co.Company B. 1st RegtRegiment Volunteers

  • R. Roman CaptCaptain
  • Nicholas Danson 2nd LtLieutenant
  • James Wharton SergtSergeant
  • A Mitchell “
  • S L Wheeler “
  • A Taylor CoplCorporal
  • ChasCharles A Clarke “
  • J S Eghert “
  • W Moore “
  • Angell Private
  • G Brown
  • Joshua Barston
  • J B Bradley
  • B Coles
  • J S Conn
  • J H P Dixon
  • WmWilliam Dunbar
  • H Hamans
  • J M Jett
  • A S Jordan
  • S W Lamar
  • Edward Lewis
  • J W B M Farland
  • A M Stea
  • H Miller
  • W P Newman
  • W Richardson
  • D Tindall
  • J Fenales
  • C W Waldson
  • James Wilder
  • W S Walker
  • James Ownby
  • Seles Jett

CoCompany 1 1st RegtRegiment Texan VolsVolunteers

  • W S Fisher CaptCaptain
  • R W Carter 2 LtLieutenant
  • Jones SergtSergeant
  • George W Leek
  • N Rudders
  • J W Shroud
  • JusJoseph Sovereign
  • R J L Reel
  • Rufus Wright
  • JosJoseph McAlister
  • B F Starkley
  • Day
  • John Morgan
  • Lewister
  • Plack
  • R Banks
  • JacJacob Maybee
  • Graves
  • B F Fry
  • E G Myrick
  • McNeil
  • J M Shrewd
  • W Pace
  • ChCharles Stebbins


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