Martin De Leon

By Makayla Caldwell

About Martin De Leon.

     Martin De Leon was A Texas empresario ,a county named Leon county was named after Martin De Leon, a native of the Tamaulipas Mexico,where he was born in  1765. In 1795 he married, he married a beautiful women named Sota La Marina, in earlier time he was in war with the Tamaulipas indians.He came to Texas in 1805. He then esablished a ranch near Aransas river. He could not get land there so he moved east of the bank on Nueces, but the indians became trouble.He moved again to San Antonio.

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Birth:1765 Burgos Tamaulipas,Mexico                                                                                                                             Death:1833 victoria, victoria CountyTexas,usa

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