TITLE

PART I: The People: HAYS, JOHN M

PUB. DATE
January 1990
SOURCE
Alamo Defenders: A Genealogy: The People & Their Words;1990, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Biography
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
This chapter features John M. Hays, one of the Alamo defenders. This native of Nashville, Tennessee was the son of Andrew Hays. Hays did not succeed for one of the two positions of delegates to the Texas Convention on February 1, 1836.
ACCESSION #
19166639

 

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