Trinity University Press

Mary A. Maverick

Mary Ann Adams Maverick (1818–1898) was a pioneer and a woman of letters whose published memoirs chronicle her pioneer experiences in Texas. She was the wife of Samuel Mavericka leading figure in the Texas Revolutionand a prominent member of the San Antonio Historical Society and the Daughters of the Republic of Texas.

Memoirs of Mary A. Maverick

This new edition of the Memoirs of Mary A. Maverick—until now unchanged since the first in 1921—is carefully reedited with new illustrations and, for the first time, an index and extensive annotations to put the leading characters and subjects into perspective.As the young wife of Samuel A. Maverick, a Yale-educated landholder whose name has entered the English language, Mary Adams Maverick...