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James Long
Born (1793-02-09)February 9, 1793
Died April 8, 1822(1822-04-08) (aged 29)
Nationality American
Occupation Surgeon, Filibuster
Known for Leading several failed attempts to establish an independent republic in Spanish Texas
Spouse(s) Jane Herbert Wilkinson Long

James Long (February 9, 1793 – April 8, 1822) was an American filibuster who led an unsuccessful expedition to seize control of Spanish Texas between 1819 and 1821.

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