Green Dewitt

Empresario

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SETTLERS

In the beginning he settled 400 families.

COLONY

GONZALES

RIVERS

LAVACA,SAN MARCOS AND GUADALUPE RIVERS.

TOWN

The town gonzales
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land

The first 15,000 were to be given to him after 100 families had settled. More than 75,000 acres were set aside for DeWitt.

qualities of colony

DeWitt Colonists from the Upper South of the western frontiers of the United states of Texas equipped with hunting skills and horticultural techniques far for Green DeWitt and the early colonists because of the contraband problem. two or three saddle/blacksmith/mechanic’s shops, a hat factory, two hotels, a boarding house/restaurant, a smoke house and a grogshop or pub.

how much dose land cost?

The total price for title to a 4428 acre league of land was $61 or 1.4 cents per acre and $46 for a quarter league (4.2 cents/acre) in the case of unmarried men.

requirements!!

Nosmoking,Nosport hunting ,Do NOT BE LAZY,treat people how you want to be treated.

all about green

. He founded the DeWitt Colony .Green DeWitt was an empresario in Mexican Texas.Born: February 12, 1787,. one of the major colonies in the settlement of Texas, was established by Green DeWitt and James Kerrqqv in 1825. Stirred ...

where is he from?

Lincoln county ,Kentucky ,moving with his family while still an infant to Missouri.