We celebrate Texas Independence Day on March 2nd, but 21 April 1836 is the date of the Battle of San Jacinto, the final battle in the Texas Revolution. The 2013 San Jacinto Day Festival and Battle Reenactment will be held on April 20th at the San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site, and in honor of this event in history I’m going to focus on resources for researching your Texan ancestors and Texas history for this month’s post. If you want to learn more about the battle of San Jacinto or th
On March 2, 1836, settler declared their independence from Mexico. What better way to celebrate than to check out the Daughters of the Republic of Texas! Please join us on Saturday, March 2nd at 10:00 AM in the Marge Jacobson Community Room. Members from the Bluebonnet Branch Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas educate those interested on how to join and how best to start their research.
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