Adam and Jane Strain Kent Zumwalt and family arrived in the DeWitt Colony in the same period as the five related extended families of Burket, Kent and Zumwalt between 1829-1830. It is unclear exactly how they arrived, whether by land or sea or in groups or individual families. Land grant documents state they arrived 22 May 1830 although these dates are not reliable as precise dates. If the birthdate of son Noah/Noel of 29 Dec 1829 is correct, than it is likely that the family came to Texas in the spring or summer of 1830. The family which arrived consisted of seven Missouri born children, five of whom were male.
Andrew Alonzo (1 Sep 1817 MO-1 Nov 1886 TX)
Son of Capt. Adam Zumwalt and Mary Jane Strain Kent
Veteran of the Battle of San Jacinto
m. (1) Harriet Larimore/Lattimore/Lamore (1823-1874)
2 Dec 1837 ColoradoCo, TX
m. (2) Elizabeth Ellen Dempsey Hahn 4 Jul 1877 GonzalesCo, TX
(m. (1) Isaac Hahn