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George G Alford
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Birth: Jun. 17, 1793
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1847
Houston County
Texas, USA

Son of George Alford and Ann Barfield is George Frederick Alford, b. 04 Aug 1836, New Madrid, Missouri; d. 14 Nov 1907, Dallas, Texas C. S. A..

(Marker Text) New York native George G. Alford, an officer in the War of 1812, came to Texas from Missouri in 1836. During the Texas Revolution he served as Gen. Sam Houston's quartermaster general. Captured by Mexican forces after the was while on a supply trip for the Republic of Texas, he was released by Mexican forces through intervention by the U.S. President, Andrew Jackson. Alford later owned a Houston County plantation and served as justice of the peace and county judge. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Ann Barfield Alford (1807 - 1847)*
 
 Children:
  Albert Nelson Alford (1841 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
Crockett
Houston County
Texas, USA
Plot: Historical Marker
 
Created by: Jill Bratcher (inactive)
Record added: Apr 19, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14004707
George G Alford
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George G Alford
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George G Alford
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I wish I had gotten to know you, but you were born and died well before my time. Thanks to you, I am in the DRT, Great Great grandfather.
-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 13, 2013

- Mervin D. Peters
 Added: Nov. 1, 2011

- Mervin D. Peters
 Added: Nov. 12, 2011
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