Mirabeau lamar

Texas's 2nd president

Mirabeau Lamar was born on August 16, 1798 in louisville Georgia – he died in Richmond, Texas on December 19, 1859. He was a Texas politician and soldier who was a political leader during the mexican war. He became the second president of The Republic Of Texas after Sam Houston and David burnet. As the president, Lamar was determined to make sure that Texas would remain independent.


Family:

Lamar's wife's name was Henrietta Meffitt

Lamar had two children

Rebecca Ann Lamar and Loretto Evalina Lamar

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