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John Robert Baylor
Birth: Jul. 27, 1822
Paris
Bourbon County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1894
Montell
Uvalde County
Texas, USA

Member of Texas State Legislature, 1853; delegate to Texas secession convention, 1861; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Representative from Texas in the Confederate Congress, 1864-65. General John Magruder impressed by his gallantry recommended he be promoted to brigadier general, however his highest Confederate rank was colonel. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Walker Baylor (____ - 1835)
  Sophia Marie Weidner Baylor (____ - 1862)
 
 Spouse:
  Emily Jane Hanna Baylor (1827 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Walker Keith Baylor (1847 - 1928)*
  Elizabeth Baylor Affleck (1851 - 1931)*
  Albert Searcy Baylor (1869 - 1929)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Jane Baylor Maltby (1810 - 1890)*
  John Robert Baylor (1822 - 1894)
  George Wythe Baylor (1832 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Confederate States Army
 
Burial:
Episcopal Church of the Ascension Cemetery
Montell
Uvalde County
Texas, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 29.32391, -100.00151
 
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Record added: Oct 27, 2000
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John Robert Baylor
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se all means to persuade the Apaches or any tribe to come in for the purpose of making peace, and when you get them together kill all the grown Indians and take the children prisoners and sell them to defray the expense of killing the adult Indians. Buy w...(Read more)
-Anonymous
 Added: May. 12, 2015
Baylor was a psychopathic murderer.
- Robert S. Neighbors
 Added: Jan. 31, 2015
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- Mike Caldwell
 Added: Jul. 27, 2014
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