Sam Houston Death Cause and Date

Sam Houston’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) March 2, 1793

Death Date July 26, 1863

Age of Death 70 years

Cause of Death Pneumonia

Profession Politician

The politician Sam Houston died at the age of 70. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American politician who served as a U.S. Senator
from Texas from 1846 to 1859 and was the 7th Governor of Texas from 1859 to 1861. He was credited with bringing Texas into the United States constituency.

He married Eliza Allen in 1829, although they separated soon after and he went to live with a Cherokee Tribe, where he met Tiana Rogers and married her. After Tiana’s death, he was married to Margaret Moffette Lea.

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In the name of the constitution of Texas, which has been trampled upon, I refuse to take this oath. I love Texas too well to bring civil strife and bloodshed upon her.

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Texas, with her superior natural advantages, must become a point of attraction, and the policy of establishing with her the earliest relations of friendship and commerce will not escape the eye of statesmen.

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A leader is someone who helps improve the lives of other people or improve the system they live under.

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Texas has yet to learn submission to any oppression, come from what source it may.

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Nothing can conduce more to the order and stability of a government than the simplicity of the laws, the proper definition of rights, and their impartial and consistent administration.

Sam Houston Death Cause and Date