McNeel, George Washington (unknown–unknown)

Type: Biography

Published: 1952

Updated: July 31, 2020

George W. McNeel, one of Stephen F. Austin's Old Three Hundred colonists and Brazoria County farmer, was a partner and brother of John G. McNeel. The two received title to a half sitio of land each in what is now Brazoria County on August 10, 1824. In 1838 a certificate for one-half league was issued to McNeel's widow, Elizabeth.

Lester G. Bugbee, "The Old Three Hundred: A List of Settlers in Austin's First Colony," Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association 1 (October 1897). Louis Wiltz Kemp Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

Time Periods:
  • Mexican Texas

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Anonymous, “McNeel, George Washington,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed August 17, 2022,

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July 31, 2020

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