May 10 in San Antonio history…
The King of Spain issues a royal cedula ordering that 400 families be transported from the Canary Islands for the purpose of establishing a civilian settlement in the vicinity of the Presidio de Bejar.
City government moves into the French Building(right) on Main Plaza.
Lt. George E. Kelly killed in air crash at Ft. Sam Houston (flying Army Aeroplane #2). Kelly Field and later Kelly Air Force Base would be named for him.