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 - Travis and Alexander Wright Travis Wright, like...
Travis and Alexander Wright Travis Wright, like his brother, rode with his neighbors against marauding Indians, and later gave his energies to navigation navigation of Red river, to trade, commerce and agriculture, tie bought the Kiomatia plantation of his brother when George left the river and developed it into one of the finest properties in Texas He was commissioned by Governor Sam Houston, his personal friend, as brigadier general to organize the Ninth Texas Militia brigade, Lamar and Hopkins counties, in IbbO, but declined and during the war refused a commission as cap- lain in the quartermaster service and recommended Vv illiam McMasters for that position. Full pardon and amnesty was granted him by President Andrew Johnson, December &. Ibbo,

Clipped from The Paris News14 Nov 1937, SunPage 17

The Paris News (Paris, Texas)14 Nov 1937, SunPage 17
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