J.L. Bennett
Documents



Last Will and Testament
- 1848

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Transcription

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Correspondence


Muster to Service - March 12, 1836


Letter to Sam Houston - September 17, 1841




Historical Markers


Texas Historical Marker
Location:  30° 22.95′ N, 95° 39.07′ W

Marker Text
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External marker links    
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Land Related / Deeds



Austin Bounty Land Grant -Waller Co. -  JL Bennett    1     2    3    4    5    6    7

1858 Headright Sale and Related Deeds - J.L. Bennett Heirs  1   2   3

1936 Freestone County - Highway Map

1981 Freestone County Working Sketch                       Overview      Detailed Plot     

JL Bennett Homeplace - Montgomery Co, TX         Overview         Detailed Plot     

1848 Loan    1    2

Claims

Montgomery County, 1850 - Heirs prove Military Service
Seaborn J Bennett - Executor for JL Bennett  Nov 14 1850



Marriage Licenses


  Joseph L Bennett (grandson)  to Mary Elizabeth "Betty" Whetsone  - Jan 5 1871- Freestone County, TX
  Joseph C Clarke to Julia Anna Bennett  - Oct 8 1846 - Walker County, TX






Newspaper Articles


Death of Col Joseph L Bennett - Erie Observer, Erie PA - Nov 18, 1848

Sam Houston addresses Troops from Montgomery Co. under Col Bennett  - The Civilian and Galveston Gazette - Oct 12, 1842

Battle of San Jacinto (Seventy First Anniversary of  Texas Independence) - Dallas Morning News -  April 21, 1907

House of Representatives Activity - Austin City Gazette-Wednesday, December 18, 1839

San Jacinto's Stirring Story - Dallas Morning News - July 10,1909



Cemetery Documentation



Betty Morrow's Cemeteries of Freestone Co,. TX  1986     1     2   

Cemetery Location - A Video Map Overlay