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New monument in Bolivar honors Texas pioneer woman - The Galveston County Daily News : Local News

September 2, 2014

New monument in Bolivar honors Texas pioneer woman

Posted: Monday, October 7, 2013 12:15 am

PORT BOLIVAR — She was the “Mother of Texas,” a strong-willed pioneer woman who endured lonely winters on the Bolivar Peninsula fighting the Karankawa while her husband led a band of soldiers to fight for Texas Independence.

She hobnobbed with pirates and politicians and saved the papers from some of the Texas Revolution’s greatest heroes.

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