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GEORGE, FREEMAN (?–ca. 1837). Freeman George, one of Stephen F. Austin's Old Three Hundred colonists, received title to a league and a labor of land now in Matagorda and Waller counties on July 7, 1824. Apparently George died before April 4, 1837, when an account had been filed against his estate.
BIBLIOGRAPHY:Lester G. Bugbee, "The Old Three Hundred: A List of Settlers in Austin's First Colony," Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association 1 (October 1897). Telegraph and Texas Register, April 4, 1937. Texas Gazette, September 25, 1929.
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