|Birth: ||Jun. 17, 1793|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Apr. 1, 1847|
Son of George Alford and Christine Lesieur 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.
Ann Barfield Alford (1807 - 1847)*
Albert Nelson Alford (1841 - 1921)*
Plot: Historical Marker
Created by: Jill Bratcher (inactive)
Record added: Apr 19, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14004707