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TROBOUGH, JOHN (?–?). John Trobough was a partner of Patrick Reels as one of Stephen F. Austin's Old Three Hundred families. On May 1, 1827, the partners received title to a sitio of land now in Harris County.


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). Vertical Files, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.


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

"TROBOUGH, JOHN," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.