Thomas Preston Hightower in uniform. Thomas was married four times, had 19 children. He was born in 1817 in Clarke Co., GA, died 1896 in Frost, Navarro, TX. Thomas was a Texas Mexican War Vet & Civil War Vet.
Barry Hobbs Thomas P. Hightower was born Dec. 5, 1817 Clarke Cty. GA and died July 25, 1896 in Navarro Cty TX. He is in the uniform of a CSA Captain in this picture. He commanded Company I of the 19th Tex Cavalry. (Parson's Brigade) Company I was raised in Navarro County. His son Charnel Berian Hightower served in the same unit with him.
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