Jacques, his wife and two daughters came to Texas via New York in October, 1835 and settled near Lynchburg. A few months later, on February 22, he volunteered to serve in Captain Duncan's Company for two weeks, before being transferred to Captain Thomas A. McIntire's Company on March 8. He fought at San Jacinto but passed away several months later at his home in Lynchburg, August 8, 1836.
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San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site