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Sampson Connell, II
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1822
Franklin County
Alabama, USA
Death: May 30, 1873
Liberty Hill
Williamson County
Texas, USA

Sampson Connell, Jr. along side his father, Sampson Connell, Sr. and his brother David Cook Connell delivered the last load of supplies to the Alamo (maybe) before it was attacked by the Mexican Army. Later the three fought side by side in the "Battle of San Jacinto". Following Texas winning its' independence from Mexico, Sampson Connell, Jr. received a land grant in Williamson County from the Texas Republic for his efforts and patriotism. On his headstone is the bronze plaque for "Citizen of the Republic of Texas, 1836-1846."
 
 
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 Parents:
  Sampson Connell (1787 - 1847)
  Millie Cook Connell (1790 - 1834)
 
 Spouse:
  Missouri Elizabeth Hudspeth Connell (1832 - 1901)*
 
 Children:
  William Nathan Connell (1857 - 1935)*
  Sampson Connell (1857 - 1915)*
  Edward Fulton Connell (1863 - 1940)*
  Emily Elizabeth Connell Holland (1867 - 1917)*
  Joel Beal Connell (1869 - 1929)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Oliver Connell (1816 - 1882)*
  David Cook Connell (1819 - 1869)*
  Sampson Connell (1822 - 1873)
  James Gibbs Connell (1824 - 1907)*
  Mary Ann Connell Wills (1827 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Blessed are the pure in heart
For they shall see God.

 
Burial:
Connell Cemetery at Bear Creek
Liberty Hill
Williamson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Smilydino
Record added: Feb 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34009655
Sampson Connell, II
Added by: John Christeson
 
Sampson Connell, II
Added by: John Christeson
 
Sampson Connell, II
Added by: John Christeson
 
 
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Thank you, Sir, for your service to the Republic of Texas. You have fought the good fight.
- Laurel
 Added: Oct. 26, 2013
 
 
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