Thomas Alexander Gill b. October 1, 1838 d. December 24, 1902 8th Texas Cavalry Regiment Mustered into Company D at Houston, TX on September 7, 1861. Promoted to 3rd Sergeant in May 1862. Returned to TX in June 1862. Regained regiment in November 1862. Present in February 1864. Present at end of war. Returned to TX via TN.