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ROBERTSON, EDWARD (?–ca. 1837). Edward Robertson, one of the Old Three Hundred colonists, received title to a sitio of land in what is now Fort Bend County on March 31, 1828. In March 1830 he was the administrator of the B. A. Clark estate in Brazoria County. He died before March, 25, 1837, when Asa Brigham was administering his estate.
Another Edward Robertson came from Virginia to Texas in 1831 and made out his character certificate at San Augustine in October 1835.
BIBLIOGRAPHY: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, 1837. Texas Gazette, March 27, 1830.
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