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early settlers life in Texas and the organization of Hill County

A. Y. Kirkpatrick

early settlers life in Texas and the organization of Hill County

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Published by s.n. in [s.l .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hill County (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • Hill Co.
    • Subjects:
    • Kirkpatrick, A. Y., 1836-,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas -- Hill Co.,
    • Pioneers -- Texas -- Hill Co. -- Biography.,
    • Hill County (Tex.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statementby A. Y. Kirkpatrick.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF392.H57 K57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination107 p. :
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4281098M
      LC Control Number78307248

      Back in the ’s, ’s and ’s, Pleasant Hill was a progressive community. People drifted in here from Harrison and other counties, and from the old states, and Pleasant Hill had its beginning. The early settlers and builders of Pleasant Hill were some of the best people in Texas. The History of Fredericksburg, Texas dates back to its founding in It was named after Prince Frederick of Prussia. Fredericksburg is also notable as the home of Texas German, a dialect spoken by the first generations of German settlers who initially refused to learn icksburg shares many cultural characteristics with New Braunfels, which had been established by Prince Carl. By June, a garrison of soldier and their families clustered around the presidio and mission forming the beginnings of the Villa de Béxar, destined to become the most important town in Spanish Texas. The presidio’s focus was to protect the missions in the area and serve as a way station between the Rio Grande and the East Texas missions.


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This book describes the early history of Hill County, located in Texas, including the author's trip to Texas, information about the first settlers, prominent men, Native American massacres, government, and the general organization of the county.

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