Thomas Peter Jr. Cartwright was born in 1776 in Georgia and died in 1845 in Grimes County, Texas. He married Elizabeth Ann Shaw in 1801 in Georgia. She was born in 1783 in Georgia and died in 1857 in Grimes county, Texas.
Although many fought in the Texas Revolution, Matthew Winston and William Peter Cartwright had the distinction of serving in the Battle of San Jacinto itself.
Children of Thomas Peter Cartwright, Jr. and Elizabeth Shaw
|Williford B. Cartwright||b: abt 1802 in Alabama|
|Maria C. Cartwright||b: abt 1803 in Alabama|
|Lemuel C. Cartwright||b: abt 1806 in Alabama|
|James M. Cartwright||b: abt 1808 in Alabama|
|Clarissa Ann Cartwright||b: abt 1810 in Alabama|
|William Peter Cartwright||b: Mar 16, 1813 in Alabama, died Oct. 25, 1844 in Montgomery County, AL|
|Matthew Winston Cartwright||b: Jan 22, 1815 in Alabama, died Dec 4, 1884 in Montgomery County, TX, M Susannah Lorraine Sykes Dec 12, 1838, Washington County, AL|
|Narcissa Cartwright||b: abt 1817 in Alabama|
|Thomas Peter Cartwright III||b: abt 1819 in Alabama|
|Joseph C. Cartwright||b: 1821 in Alabama|
|Martha Ann Cartwright||b: Mar 30, 1825 in Alabama and died June 16, 1896 in Montgomery County, TX, married Louis Laishonce, born abt 1815 in Missouri.|
- Census 1850 Montgomery County, TX, HH 33, Oct 4, 1850
- Cemetery records: Cartwright Cemetery, Montgomery County, TX