BOURNE, DANIEL (1810-1836). Daniel Bourne, Alamo defender, was born in England in 1810. He and his brothers immigrated to America, and Bourne moved on to Gonzales, Texas. He took part in the siege of Bexarqv as a member of Capt. T. F. L. Parrott'sqv artillery company. He later served in the Bexar garrison in Capt. William R. Carey'sqv artillery company. Bourne died in the battle of the Alamoqv on March 6, 1836.
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