Members Only Area
Bookmark and Share
sidebar menu icon

MCNUTT, ELIZABETH

MCNUTT, ELIZABETH (177?–?). Elizabeth McNutt, one of Stephen F. Austin's Old Three Hundred colonists, received title to one sitio of land in what is now Jackson County on July 21, 1824. The census of 1826 listed her as a widow, aged over fifty. She had two sons and five daughters and owned fifteen slaves. Noah Smithwick listed her as one of his patrons from Fort Bend County.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Lester G. Bugbee, "Slavery in Early Texas," Political Science Quarterly 13 (September, December 1898). Noah Smithwick, The Evolution of a State, or Recollections of Old Texas Days (Austin: Gammel, 1900; rpt., Austin: University of Texas Press, 1983).

Image Use Disclaimer

All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.

For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml

If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.

Citation

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"MCNUTT, ELIZABETH," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/fmcah), accessed February 05, 2016. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.