James Taylor Gaines Family Tree
James Taylor Gaines was born in Virginia in 1776 and arrived in Texas in 1823. He operated Gaines Ferry on the Sabine River and served as alcalde, judge, postmaster, and collector of customs for the Sabine District. He joined the California Gold Rush in 1849 and died there in 1856.
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