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 Thomas Jones Hardeman

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Thomas Jones Hardeman

Birth
Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Death 11 Jan 1854 (aged 65)
Smithville, Bastrop County, Texas, USA
Burial Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA
Plot Republic Hill Section 1 Row P Plot 9
Memorial ID 18045 View Source
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Member 2nd Congress Republic of Texas, 1837-39;

Chief Justice of Bastrop County;

Member of the State Legislature, 1847-51;

At his suggestion the capital of Texas was named Austin.

Hardeman County named partly in his honor.

One of the founding fathers of the Republic of Texas.



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  • Maintained by: LookingForFamily
  • Added: 24 Oct 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 18045
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/18045/thomas-jones-hardeman : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Jones Hardeman (31 Jan 1788–11 Jan 1854), Find a Grave Memorial ID 18045, citing Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by LookingForFamily (contributor 47127361) .