|Birth Day||November 3, 1793|
|Birth Place||Austinville, VA|
|Age||226 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Dec 27, 1863 (age 70)|
Considered The Father of Texas, he led the first legal settlement expedition of 300 families to the region, thus "founding" the state for the early Americans.
He gained a position in the Missouri Territory's legislature at age 21.
He was granted Mexican citizenship while living in Texas.
He grew up west of Richmond, Virginia with his parents Moses and Mary.