Another prominent man of Fort Bend County, came from North Carolina to Texas in 1830, and was a member of the convention in 1833. He was a successful planter, and lived to make forty-five crops in Texas. He died in Richmond, Fort Bend County, in December 1875.
Biographical Sketch of Newell, John D.
MLA Source Citation:Morrison, W. M. History of Fort Bend County: Containing Biographical Sketches of Many Noted Characters. Fort Bend County: 1904. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 10 March 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/texas/biographical-sketch-of-john-d-newell.htm - Last updated on Oct 30th, 2012
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