Refugio, Goliad, and San Jacinto:

The Georgia Battalion in the Texas Revolution 1835-1836


Barker, Eugene C. and James W. Pohl. “Texas Revolution 1835-1836.” Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association. (accessed November 15, 2013).

Brands, H. W. Lone Star Nation: The Epic Story of the Battle for Texas Independence. New York, New York: Anchor Books, 2004.

Davenport, Harbert. Notes from an Unfinished Study of Fannin and His Men, with biographical sketches, 1936, ed. by David Maxey. Texas State Historical Association: 2002. (accessed November 15, 2013).

—. “The Men of Goliad: Dedicatory Address at the Unveiling of the Monument Erected by the Texas Centennial Commission at the Grave of Fannin’s Men.” The Southwestern Historical Quarterly Vol. 43, No.1 (1939): 1-41. (accessed November 15, 2013)

Davis, Robert S., Jr. “Georgia Battalion in the Texas Revolution.” Central Georgia Genealogical Society Quarterly Vol. 7, No. 2 (1985): 64-69.

—. “Georgians at San Jacinto.” Robert S. Davis Collection, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Athens, Georgia: University of Georgia, 1986.

—. “Goliad and the Georgia Battalion: Georgia Participation in the Texas Revolution, 1835-1836.” Journal of Southwest Georgia History Vol. 4 (1986): 25-55.

Davis, William C. Lone Star Rising: The Revolutionary Birth of the Texas Republic. New York, New York: Free Press, 2004.

Elliott, Claude. “Georgia and the Texas Revolution.” Georgia Historical Quarterly Vol. 28, No. 4 (1944): 1-19. (accessed November 15, 2013)

Griffith, Joe. “Fighting for Texas: Georgians and the Battle for Texas Independence.” Journal of the Historical Society of the Georgia National Guard Vol. 5 (1996): 7-21. (accessed November 15, 2013)

Hardin, Stephen L. Texas Iliad: A Military History of the Texas Revolution 1835-1836. Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, 1994.

Hopewell, C. Remember Goliad: Their Silent Tents. Austin, Texas: Eakin Press, 1998.

Kemp, Louis W. “Hardaway, Samuel G.” The Kemp Biographical Sketches. Herzstein Library, San Jacinto Museum of History: 1930-1950. Veteran_Bios/Bio_page/?id=374&army=Texian (accessed November 15, 2013).

Marshall, Bruce. Uniforms of the Alamo and the Texas Revolution and the Men who Wore Them 1835-1836. Atglen, Pennsylvania: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., 2003.

McKeehan, Wallace L, ed. “Samuel G. Hardaway.” San Patricio and Refugio Mission. Sons of DeWitt Colony Texas: 1997-2001. (accessed November 15, 2013).
NOTE: This site contains nine personal narratives from participants in the Battle of Refugio, including that of Samuel G. Hardaway.

Miller, Edward L. New Orleans and the Texas Revolution. College Station, Texas: Texas A&M University Press, 2004.

Moore, Stephen L. Eighteen Minutes: The Battle of San Jacinto and the Texas Independence Campaign. Dallas, Texas: Republic of Texas Press, 2004.

O’Connor, Kathryn Stoner. The Presidio La Bahía del Espíritu Santo de Zúñiga, 1721 to 1846. Austin, Texas: Von Boeckmann-Jones, 1966.

Pope, Henry David. A Lady and a Lone Star Flag: The Story of Joanna Troutman. Bryan, TX: Brazos Valley Printing, 1986.

Roell, Craig H. “Georgia Battalion.” Handbook of Texas Online. Texas State Historical Association. (accessed November 15, 2013).

Scarborough, Jewel D. “The Georgia Battalion in the Texas Revolution: A Critical Study.” The Southwestern Historical Quarterly Vol. 64, No. 4 (1960): 511-512. (accessed November 15, 2013)

Stout, Jay A. Slaughter at Goliad: The Massacre of 400 Texas Volunteers. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 2008.


This bibliography includes sources related to the Georgia Battalion as an entity. It does not include additional sources listed specifically for the biographical sketch of James Peter Trezevant.

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Refugio, Goliad, and San Jacinto: The Georgia Battalion in the Texas Revolution 1835-1836