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GEORGE, FREEMAN (?–ca. 1837). Freeman George, one of Stephen F. Austin's Old Three Hundred colonists, received title to a league and a labor of land now in Matagorda and Waller counties on July 7, 1824. Apparently George died before April 4, 1837, when an account had been filed against his estate.


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). Telegraph and Texas Register, April 4, 1937. Texas Gazette, September 25, 1929.


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"GEORGE, FREEMAN," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.