Alamo Defender. He registered in Texas as a single man on January 25, 1830, and settled in Nashville-on-the-Brazos, where he made his living as a merchant. He took part in the siege of Bexar and remained in Bexar as a member of Lieutenant Colonel James C. Neill's staff. He served the Alamo garrison as quartermaster with the rank of Lieutenant and died in the battle of the Alamo. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith)
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RIP, legend says he may have attempted to flee in the final moments of the battle by jumping over the south wall but died outside the walls of sounds sustained in the battle. RIP -
Benjamin Shuttlesworth Added: Jan. 24, 2017