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Scott, Robert

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SCOTT, ROBERT - Listed on page___ of the army rolls in the General Land Office as a member of Company E, Captain Gibson Kuykendall’s. He was issued Donation Certificate No. 699 for 640 acres of land May 28, 1855 for having been detailed to guard the baggage at the camp opposite Harrisburg, April 21, 1836. He was living in Austin County, May 27, 1858 when he sold the certificate for $135.

Written by Louis W. Kemp, between 1930 and 1952. Please note that typographical and factual errors have not been corrected from the original sketches. The biographies have been scanned from the original typescripts, a process that sometimes allows for mistakes in the new text. Researchers should verify the accuracy of the texts' contents through other sources before quoting in publications. Additional information on the veteran may be available in the Herzstein Library.


Battle Statistics

  • Died in Battle: No
  • Rank: Private
  • Company: Capt. Gibson Kuykendall

Personal Statistics

    • Donation Certificate: 699

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