Sam Houton

By Ricardo Torrez

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Bio

Born March 2, 1793 in Rockbridge County Va.

Died July 26, 1863 in Huntsville Tx at age 70.

Was in the U.S Army and the Army of the Republic of Texas

Governor and President of the Republic of Texas

Military Service

April 21,1836 was the battle of San Jacinto where 500 of Sam Houston men defeated Santa Anna's Army in 18 min.


In the battle of Horseshoe Bend he was hurt by an arrow in the leg and the shoulder.


He was also a commander in the Texas Revolution against Mexico.

Characteristics

sam houston characteristics is saving peoples lives.

Contributions

being a prastsadent rockbrig