Sam Houston

b. 2 April 1793, d. 26 July 1863

Sam Houston, 1793-1863
  • Sam Houston was born on 2 April 1793 in Virginia near Lexington.
  • Sam Houston died on 26 July 1863 at age 70 in Huntsville, Walker County, Texas.
  • He was buried at Oakwood Cemetery in Huntsville, Walker County, Texas.
  • For additional biographical information, see The Texas Handbook Online.
  • And for a description of the Steamboat House at Buena Vista, The Texas Handbook Online.
  • Last Edited: 25 Nov 2010