C.S.A. General Thomas Harrison (1823-1891)
Marker Text: Youngest of only trio of Texas brothers who all gained rank of general in confederate army lived in Falls county in 1850's.
Veteran of Mexican war and of Texas frontier defense, Rose in civil war to command of Terry's Texas Rangers. Rode with cavalry of Gen. N.B. Forrest, who got "thar fustest with the mostest" fought at Shiloh, Murfreesboro, Ft. Donelson, Knoxville, Atlanta. Was wounded 3 times and had 5 horses shot from under him.
Elected district judge in 1866, was removed by reconstruction regime. Served as trustee of Waco University. (1965)
Marker No: 2395
Aluminum 18 x 28 Subject Marker
Geographic: 31.249481, -96.852531
Location: From Reagan take SH6 about 3.5 miles north to Roadside Park.