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Part of an old map of the San Jacinto area from the Texas Revolution

Veteran Bio

Texian Location:  Harrisburg

The Kemp Sketch

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PRICE, ROBERT - Born in South Carolina, August 2, 1811. The records of the Texas Veterans Association show that he came to Texas in 1828. He was a member of Captain Gibson Kuykendall’s company and on July 16, 1838 he was issued Donation Certificate No. 468 for 640 acres of land for having detailed to guard the baggage at the camp opposite Harrisburg, April 21, 1836. On page ______ of the army rolls he is shown as a member of Captain H. N. Cleveland’s company of Mill Creek Volunteers at muster _______ 1836.

Mr. Price died August 17, 1900 and is buried in the cemetery at Round Mountain, Blanco County, Texas.

Texas 1833

H R No. 47 Jan. 17, 1838

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Austin County Board

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

  • Date of Birth: 1811, Aug 2
  • Birthplace: South Carolina
  • Came to Texas: 1828
  • Date of Death: 1900 Aug 17
  • Burial Place: Round Mountain, Blanco County, Texas
  • Donation Certificate: 468