ALONZO MILLETT, Page #0816
many battles and fought so bravely that he was promoted three
successive times. His twin brother, Leonidas Millett, was killed at Manassas.
When the war ended, Alonzo
Millett returned to Texas and during the course of years that followed
the Millett brothers gained wealth. Their ranches were scattered over the States
of Kansas, Idaho, Dakota and Texas. Misfortune came, however, and their wealth
was swept away. But Alonzo Millett persevered, and at the time of his death he
owned a large ranch in San Juan Valley, Colorado. He was killed by being thrown
from a horse on his ranch in Colorado, and was buried at San Antonio, Texas.