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Pvt Peter James Bailey, III
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Birth: 1812
Lincoln County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 6, 1836
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Alamo Defender. He graduated from Transylvania University with a degree in law in 1834. In January 1836 he came to Texas with others from Logan County, Kentucky. They took the oath of allegiance before John Forbes, principal judge of the Municipality at Nacogdoches on January 14, 1836 and were enrolled in the Texas army. He with the other enrolled members became part of the Tennessee Mounted Volunteers, lead by David Crockett, all went into the garrison of the Alamo. They all perished in the battle of the Alamo. For Bailey's service to Texas, his heirs received land parcels that are now in Archer, Baylor, and Hamilton counties. Bailey County in the Texas Panhandle was named in Peter Bailey's honor. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
The Alamo
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: William Barritt
Record added: Feb 25, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8442093
Pvt Peter James Bailey, III
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Pvt Peter James Bailey, III
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Pvt Peter James Bailey, III
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