David G. Burnet
By: Abbie Liberman
Major Contributions to Texas
5 Important Facts About David G. Burnet
2. A city was named after him.
3. Burnet died in Galveston, Texas.
4. He started a settlement in Texas but he ran out of money for it in 1830.
5. In 1838 Burnet was elected vice-president of the Republic of Texas on Mirabeau B. Lamars ticket.
"Yahoo Image Search Results Page." Images+of+david+g+burnet+at+the+center+of+the+republic+of+texas. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Dec. 2015.
"David Gouverneur Burnet." David Gouverneur Burnet. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Dec. 2015.
"David G. Burnet." David G. Burnet. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Dec. 2015.
Reimers, Peggy, " Lone Star Legends",2006