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Members of the Maverick family gather for a reunion in June 2015. (Jill Ryan)
Members of the Maverick family gather for a reunion in June 2015. (Jill Ryan)
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The term "maverick" has come to mean an individual with an independent streak, uninhibited by convention. But the term actually started with the story of a Texas pioneer, Sam Maverick. Back in June, Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson went to San Antonio, Texas, to meet the descendants of the original Maverick. They gather every year for a family reunion.

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This segment aired on October 12, 2015.

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