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Yale Lary MP (1930 - 2017)

Yale Lary Robert Yale Lary Jr. Position: DB 5-11, 185lb (180cm, 83kg) Born: November 24, 1930 in Fort Worth, TX Died: May 12, 2017 (Aged 86-169d) in Fort Worth, TX College: Texas A&M Weighted Career AV...

5/17/2017 6/12/2020

. Memucan Hunt (August 7, 1807 – June 5, 1856) was the first Minister of Texas to the United States, Secretary of the Texas Navy, and an unsuccessful candidate for Vice-President of the Republic of T...

11/11/2012 2/29/2020

Thomas Jefferson Word MP (1805 - 1890)

Plaque reads; Col. Thomas Jefferson Word 1805-1890. A Founder, First Lay Reader and First Senior Warden of St. Phillip's Church 1859 Colonel North Carolina Militia N.C. State Representative 1830 Unit...

8/27/2008 2/17/2020

Robert Potter MP (1800 - 1842)

Robert Potter, lawyer and politician, was born in Granville County, the son of Thomas and Susan Walker Potter. Thomas Potter is said to have been a member of a family of substantial merchants and far...

1/16/2020 1/16/2020

Jesse Grimes MP (1788 - 1866)

Jesse Grimes was a Texas pioneer and politician. Before moving to Texas, he fought in the War of 1812. He was a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence. He served as Senator in the Republic o...

12/25/2010 12/11/2019

Edward H. Tarrant MP (1799 - 1858)

Edward H. Tarrant (1799 – August 1858), for whom Tarrant County was named, served the Republic of Texas and the State of Texas by fighting hostile Indians for two decades. He also served in the Texas...

9/12/2019 9/12/2019

Norman Goree Kittrell, Sr. MP (1849 - 1927)

Norman Goree Kittrell, Sr. served in the Texas House of Representatives from 1899 to 1901 and from 1925 until his death in 1927. KITTRELL, NORMAN GOREE (1849–1927). Norman Goree Kittrell, judge, legi...

9/5/2019 9/5/2019

Pleasant Williams Kittrell MP (1805 - 1867)

Pleasant Williams Kittrell, physician, politician, legislator, and planter, was born at his father's plantation near Chapel Hill, although some accounts based on family tradition show his birthplace ...

9/5/2019 9/5/2019

Colonel Bingham Trigg, (CSA) MP (1840 - 1886)

"B. Trigg", "Bingham Col. Trigg", "Brigham Trigg", "Col. B. Trigg"

Biography Colonel Bingham Trigg was born on February 26, 1840 in Boonesville, Saline, Missouri, United States. His parents were John Anthony Trigg and Rebecca W. Trigg . His occupation: District Atto...

9/22/2015 7/19/2019

Jacob Raphael de Cordova MP (1808 - 1868)

Well educated, he spoke English, French, Spanish, German and Hebrew. He was elected a state representative to the Second Texas Legislature in 1847 and served one term. He and his half-brother establish...

12/1/2007 5/11/2019

George Duncan Hancock MP (1809 - 1879)

This veteran of the Battle of San Jacinto, was born in Adams County, Mississippi, April 22, 1809. His father John Allen Hancock, was born in 1780 in Virginia and died in January, 1856 in Alabama. He wa...

9/11/2010 10/4/2018

Hon. John Hancock MP (1824 - 1893)

Reference: FamilySearch Family Tree - SmartCopy : Apr 5 2016, 0:17:30 UTC US Congressman. A member of the Texas Bar, he was serving as a Legislator in the Texas State House of Representatives when ...

9/11/2010 10/4/2018

Franklin Deaderick Love MP (1870 - 1931)

He was an 1889 Milligan College graduate. He then studied at John Hopkins University from 1889-1891 and then became a law student at Vanderbilt University in 1891-1894. He went to Georgetown, Texas i...

8/1/2018 8/1/2018

James Postell Douglas (born Lancaster, South Carolina, January 7, 1836; died Texas, November 27, 1901) was a soldier, politician, and businessman in the state of Texas. He is regarded as the founder ...

7/12/2018 7/12/2018

William Henry Parsons (1826–1907) was married and the proprietor of a small newspaper in Tyler, Texas, the Tyler Telegraph. In the middle of the 1850s, the family moved from Tyler to Johnson County, li...

10/1/2011 7/8/2018

EDWARDS, PEYTON FORBES (1844–1918). Peyton Forbes Edwards, Civil War combatant, lawyer, Nacogdoches county treasurer, Texas state senator, and district judge, was born on September 28, 1844, in Nacogdo...

1/8/2012 2/18/2018

Haden Harrison Edwards, Jr. MP (1812 - 1865)

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Apr 8 2016, 4:50:19 UTC * Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Apr 8 2016, 4:53:44 UTC

1/8/2012 2/18/2018

Charlie Wilson MP (1933 - 2010)

) Charles Nesbitt Wilson (June 1, 1933 – February 10, 2010) was a United States naval officer and former 12-term Democratic United States Representative from Texas's 2nd congressional district. W...

2/9/2018 2/9/2018

James Richard "Rick" Perry (born March 4, 1950) is an American politician who is the 14th and current United States Secretary of Energy, serving under the Trump Administration. Perry previously served ...

9/8/2011 1/5/2018

Bob Bullock MP (1929 - 1999)

Robert Douglas Bullock, Sr., known as Bob Bullock (July 10, 1929 – June 18, 1999), was a Democratic politician from Texas, whose career spanned four decades. His service culminated in his term as the...

1/5/2018 1/5/2018

Preston Smith, Governor MP (1912 - 2003)

) Preston Earnest Smith (March 8, 1912 – October 18, 2003) was the 40th Governor of Texas from 1969 to 1973, who earlier served as the lieutenant governor from 1963 to 1969. Early life Smith ...

3/31/2013 1/5/2018

Ben Ramsey MP (1903 - 1985)

Ben Ramsey (December 28, 1903 – March 27, 1985) was a Texas politician who served in a succession of offices during the mid-20th century. He served in both Houses of the Texas Legislature, as secreta...

1/5/2018 1/5/2018

Allan Shivers, Governor MP (1907 - 1985)

Robert Allan Shivers (October 5, 1907 – January 14, 1985) was a Texas politician who led the conservative faction of the Texas Democratic Party during the turbulent 1940s and 1950s. Shivers also deve...

3/2/2012 1/4/2018

John Lee Smith MP (1894 - 1963)

John Lee Smith (May 16, 1894 – September 26, 1963) was the 32nd Lieutenant Governor of Texas serving under Governor Coke R. Stevenson during World War II and a vocal opponent of Texas labor unions du...

1/4/2018 1/4/2018

Coke R. Stevenson, Governor MP (1888 - 1975)

Coke Robert Stevenson (March 20, 1888 – June 28, 1975) was the 35th Governor of Texas from 1941 to 1947. He was the only 20th century Texan politician to serve as Speaker of the Texas House of Repres...

3/31/2013 1/4/2018

Walter Frank Woodul MP (1892 - 1984)

Walter Frank Woodul (September 25, 1892 – October 1, 1984) was a Texas politician who was an early proponent of a state highway system. He served as the 30th Lieutenant Governor of Texas from 1935 to...

1/4/2018 1/4/2018

Edgar E. Witt MP (1876 - 1965)

Edgar E. Witt (January 28, 1876 – July 11, 1965) was a Texas lawyer and politician, serving as Lieutenant Governor for two terms in the 1930s. He also served twice as chairman of the American-Mexican...

8/7/2008 1/4/2018

Barry Miller MP (1864 - 1932)

) Barry Miller (December 25, 1864 – June 20, 1933) was a Texas state legislator and Lieutenant Governor from 1925 to 1931 serving under Governors Miriam A. Ferguson and Dan Moody. Early life Mill...

1/4/2018 1/4/2018

Thomas Whitfield Davidson MP (1876 - 1974)

Thomas Whitfield Davidson (September 23, 1876 – January 26, 1974) was a United States federal judge. Born in Harrison County, Texas, Davidson read law to enter the bar in 1903. He briefly attended ...

1/4/2018 1/4/2018

Lynch Davidson MP (1873 - 1952)

Served in the Texas House of Representatives, Lieutenant Governor under Gov. W. P. Hobby from 1919 to 1921. Career As a child, Lynch Davidson came with his parents to Groesbeck in Texas, where he...

1/4/2018 1/4/2018

James Nathan Browning MP (1850 - 1921)

) James Nathan Browning (March 13, 1850 – November 9, 1921) was a Texas politician and lawyer. He served as Lieutenant Governor from 1899 – 1903. He had earlier served as a member of the Texas House ...

7/28/2010 1/3/2018

George Taylor Jester MP (1847 - 1922)

George Taylor Jester (August 23, 1847 – July 19, 1922) served as Lieutenant Governor of Texas from 1895 to 1899. He was born in Macoupin County, Illinois to Levi and Diadema Jester. After his fathe...

3/31/2013 1/3/2018

George C. Pendleton MP (1845 - 1913)

George Cassety Pendleton (April 23, 1845 – January 19, 1913) was a Democratic politician who served as Texas State Representative and Speaker, Lieutenant Governor of Texas, and U.S. Representative ...

1/3/2018 1/3/2018

Barnett Gibbs MP (1851 - 1904)

Barnett (Barney) Gibbs, lieutenant governor, lawyer and Populist spokesman, the son of Quesney Dibrelle and Sallie (Dorsey) Gibbs, was born in Yazoo City, Mississippi, on May 19, 1851. He graduated fro...

1/3/2018 1/3/2018

Francis Marion Martin MP (1830 - 1903)

Marion Martin, lieutenant governor, prohibitionist, and Populist, the son of James and Elizabeth (Cofield) Martin, was born in Livingston County, Kentucky, on April 1, 1830. His mother died before he w...

1/3/2018 1/3/2018

Leonidas Jefferson Storey MP (1834 - 1909)

Leonidas Jefferson Storey, legislator and lieutenant governor, son of John Thompson and Lucy (McAlester) Storey, was born on October 6, 1834, in Chattooga County, Georgia. In 1845 the family moved to G...

12/1/2009 1/3/2018

Donald Campbell MP (1830 - 1871)

Donald Campbell, lieutenant governor of Texas, was born on March 26, 1830, in Alabama. As a young man he moved to Tennessee and attended Knoxville College, where he graduated with distinction in 1849...

2/15/2016 1/3/2018

Edward Bradford Pickett, soldier, lawyer, and statesman, son of Hugh W. and Louanna (Looper) Pickett, was born in Virginia in 1823. At age twenty-three, he served as a private during the Mexican War....

1/3/2018 1/3/2018

David Webster Flanagan MP (1832 - 1924)

David Webster Flanagan, Republican leader, was born in Cloverport, Breckinridge County, Kentucky, on January 9, 1832, the son of Polly (Miller) and James Winwright Flanagan. When he was eleven the fami...

1/2/2018 1/2/2018

James Winright Flanagan (September 5, 1805 – September 28, 1887) was an American merchant, lawyer, and farmer from Henderson, Texas. He served as Lieutenant Governor of Texas in 1869 and 1870, and th...

5/19/2014 1/2/2018

Fletcher Stockdale, Governor MP (c.1824 - 1890)

Fletcher Summerfield Stockdale (c. 1823 – 4 February 1890) was a U.S. politician, lawyer, railroad official and Governor of Texas. Early life Stockdale was born in either 1823 or 1825 in Ru...

3/30/2013 1/2/2018

John McClanahan Crockett MP (1816 - 1887)

John McClannahan Crockett (December 26, 1816 – August 4, 1887) was a Texan lawyer, mayor of Dallas, and the eighth Lieutenant Governor of Texas. A South Carolina native, Crockett moved to Texas in 18...

1/7/2011 1/2/2018

Edward Clark, Governor MP (1815 - 1880)

"clarke"

) Edward Clark (April 1, 1815 – May 4, 1880) was the eighth Governor of Texas. His term coincided with the beginning of the American Civil War. Life and state politics Born in New Orleans, ...

3/29/2013 1/2/2018

Hardin Richard Runnels (August 30, 1820 – December 25, 1873) was a U.S. political figure. Runnels served as the sixth Governor of Texas, for only one term, but notably was the only person to ever def...

3/29/2013 1/2/2018

David Catchings Dickson MP (1818 - 1880)

David Catchings Dickson (February 25, 1818 – June 5, 1880) was an American politician and physician in early Texas who served as the ninth Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives and as the fou...

1/2/2018 1/2/2018

James W. Henderson, Governor MP (1817 - 1880)

James Wilson Henderson (August 15, 1817 – August 30, 1880) was the fourth Governor of Texas from November 23, 1853 to December 21, 1853. Born on August 15, 1817 in Sumner County, Tennessee, Hen...

3/31/2013 1/2/2018

Guinn Williams MP (1871 - 1948)

Guinn Terrell Williams (April 22, 1871 – January 9, 1948) was a U.S. Representative from Texas. Born near Beuela, Mississippi, Williams moved with his parents to Texas and settled in Decatur, Wis...

8/26/2017 8/26/2017

Dorsey B. Hardeman MP (1902 - 1992)

Dorsey Brodie Hardeman (December 11, 1902 – August 11, 1992) was a Democratic politician, attorney, businessman, farmer, and rancher from San Angelo, Texas. Background Dorsey Hardeman was born in...

8/25/2017 8/25/2017

Isaac Duke Parker MP (1821 - 1902)

Isaac Duke Parker, son of Isaac Parker and Lucy W. Cheatham, was born Oct. 23, 1821 in Illinois. He married with SARAH LUCY HUNTSMAN on Dec. 28, 1845 in Madison, Tennessee.. She was born Apr. 29, 182...

1/16/2013 7/8/2017

Joseph Richard Straus, III, known as Joe Straus (born September 1, 1959), is the current Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives. He represents District 121, which comprises northeastern Bexar ...

2/9/2014 6/30/2017

William David Allred MP (1933 - 1996)

"ALLRED, WILLIAM DAVID (1933~1996) William David Allred, son of Texas Governor James V. Allred and Joe Betsy Miller, was born in Austin, Texas, on November 27, 1933. After attending public schools in...

6/15/2017 6/15/2017

Bennett Ratliff MP (1961 - d.)

Bennett Ratliff (born August 18, 1961) is a civil engineer and small business owner in Coppell, Texas, and served as a Republican member of the Texas House of Representatives from District 115 in Dal...

6/9/2017 6/9/2017

William Roark Ratliff, known as Bill Ratliff (born August 16, 1936), is a Texas politician who served as a member of the Texas State Senate from 1988 to 2004. Between 2000 and 2003 he served as the 4...

4/18/2015 6/9/2017

Alexander Hamilton ABNEY was born on 24 March 1822 in Richmond, Virginia, son of Thomas Hamilton ABNEY and Mary Ann Holmes. Alexander Hamilton ABNEY appeared on a census, enumerated 1 June 1830, in t...

7/28/2007 4/21/2017

Birth: Nov. 11, 1832 Death: Sep. 15, 1911 Texas Senator, The Great grandson of Patrick Henry. Served in confederacy before buying tract in Texarkana in 1873. Captain Henry was elected to Texas sena...

8/12/2007 2/4/2017

Frederick Bird Smith Cocke MP (c.1813 - 1903)

Texas State Legislator, Member of Secession Convention, Member of Texas State Constitutional Convention

11/16/2007 11/28/2016

Rep. Milton H. West (D-TX) MP (1888 - 1948)

Milton Horace West, a Representative from Texas; born on a farm near Gonzales, Gonzales County, Tex., June 30, 1888; attended the public schools and the West Texas Military Academy at San Antonio; se...

7/12/2009 11/28/2016

Gen. Hinche Parham Mabry MP (1829 - 1884)

Civil War Confederate Army Officer. Defense attorney in the famous 1877 murder trial of Diamond Bessie Moore. Diamond Bessie (1854 - January 21, 1877) was the popular name given to Bessie Moore, ...

10/31/2016 11/25/2016

Jack Brooks, U.S. Congress MP (1922 - 2012)

Jack Bascom Brooks, a Representative from Texas; born in Crowley, Acadia Parish, La., December 18, 1922; moved with his family to Beaumont, Tex., in 1927; attended public schools and Lamar Junior Col...

11/14/2016 11/14/2016

Lloyd Alton Doggett, II , a Representative from Texas; born in Austin, Travis County, Tex., October 6, 1946; graduated from Austin High School, Austin, Tex., 1964; B.A., University of Texas, Austin, ...

8/21/2016 10/10/2016

Benjamin Cromwell Franklin (April 25, 1805 – December 25, 1873) was the first judicial officeholder in the Republic of Texas. Franklin was born in Georgia, and educated at Franklin College at the...

9/9/2016 9/9/2016

Marc Veasey , a Representative from Texas; born in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex., January 3, 1971; graduated from Arlington Heights High School, Fort Worth, Tex., 1990; B.S., Texas Wesleyan Univer...

8/21/2016 8/22/2016

Eddie Bernice Johnson , a Representative from Texas; born in Waco, McLennan County, Tex., December 3, 1935; graduated from A.J. Moore High School, Waco, Tex., 1952; nursing certificate, St. Mary’s Co...

8/21/2016 8/22/2016

Raymond Eugene (Gene) Green , a Representative from Texas; born in Houston, Harris County, Tex., October 17, 1947; graduated from Jefferson Davis High School, Houston, Tex., 1967; B.B.A., University ...

8/21/2016 8/22/2016

Henry Cuellar , a Representative from Texas; born in Laredo, Webb County, Tex., September 19, 1955; graduated from J. W. Nixon High School, Laredo, Tex., 1974; A.A., Laredo Community College, Laredo,...

8/20/2016 8/21/2016

Lamar Seeligson Smith (born November 19, 1947) is the U.S. Representative (Republican) for Texas's 21st congressional district, serving since 1987. The district includes most of the wealthier section...

8/20/2016 8/21/2016

Kenny Marchant , a Representative from Texas; born in Bonham, Fannin County, Tex., February 23, 1951; B.A., South Nazarene University, Bethany, Okla., 1974; attended Nazarene Theological Seminary, Ka...

8/19/2016 8/21/2016

Randy Weber , a Representative from Texas; born in Pearland, Brazoria County, Tex., July 2, 1953; attended Alvin Community College in Alvin, Tex., 1971-1974; B.S., University of Houston-Clear Lake, H...

8/19/2016 8/21/2016

Kevin Patrick Brady , a Representative from Texas; born in Vermillion, Clay County, S. Dak., April 11, 1955; graduated from Rapid City Central High School, Rapid City, S. Dak; B.A., University of Sou...

8/19/2016 8/20/2016

John Culberson , a Representative from Texas; born in Houston, Harris County, Tex., August 24, 1956; graduated from Lamar High School, Houston, Tex., 1975; B.A., Southern Methodist University, Dallas...

8/18/2016 8/20/2016

Samuel Robert "Sam" Johnson (born October 11, 1930) is the U.S. Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district serving in Congress since 1991. He is a member of the Republican Party. The distr...

8/11/2016 8/12/2016

Earle Bradford Mayfield (April 12, 1881 – June 23, 1964) was a lawyer and Democratic Party politician from Overton, Texas who served in both the Texas State Senate and United States Senate. Mayfiel...

2/24/2013 8/6/2016

Louis Trezevant Wigfall (April 21, 1816 – February 18, 1874) was an American politician from Texas who served as a member of the Texas Legislature, United States Senate, and Confederate Senate. Wigfa...

4/24/2011 5/10/2016

Gen. (CSA) John Wilkins Whitfield MP (1818 - 1879)

"Wilkins"

John Wilkins Whitfield (March 11, 1818 – October 27, 1879) was a territorial delegate to the United States Congress representing the Kansas Territory from 1854 until 1856. He was later a general in t...

9/8/2014 5/2/2016

Baron Otfried Hans von Meusebach MP (1812 - 1897)

"John O Meusebach"

John O. Meusebach (May 26, 1812 – May 27, 1897), born Otfried Hans Freiherr von Meusebach, was at first a Prussian bureaucrat, later an American farmer and politician who served in the Texas Senate, ...

8/13/2013 4/27/2016

Charles Edward Travis MP (1829 - 1860)

Birth: Aug. 9, 1829 Death: Dec. 8, 1860 Son of Col William Barrett Travis, hero and commander of the Alamo. On March 5, 1836, a few days before the fall of the Alamo, the Commander of the Alamo, ...

1/10/2009 4/16/2016

Decimus Et Ultimus Barziza MP (1838 - 1882)

"Barzya"

His name "Decimus et Ultimus" translates to "Tenth and Last", as he was the last child in a family of ten children. BARZIZA, DECIMUS ET ULTIMUS (1838–1882). Decimus et Ultimus Barziza, lawyer, poli...

9/4/2007 3/24/2016

. Frederick Bird Smith "Fred" Cocke, Jr. (November 17, 1839 - September 7, 1912) was the child of F.B.S. Cocke, Sr. and Eliza M. Rogers. During the American Civil War, he served as the Captain of Coc...

7/12/2009 3/22/2016

William Doddridge McFarlane, a Representative from Texas; born in Greenwood, Sebastian County, Ark., July 17, 1894; attended the public schools and the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville 1909-191...

8/3/2015 3/1/2016

Richard Franklin Bache, Jr. MP (1784 - 1848)

"Richard"

Grandson of Benjamin Franklin ) Richard Franklin Bache (March 11, 1784 - March 17,1848) married Sophia Durrell Dallas, the eldest daughter of Arabella Maria Smith and Alexander J. Dallas who was ...

9/6/2008 12/27/2015

Ashbel Smith MP (1805 - 1886)

Ashbel Smith (August 13, 1805 - January 21, 1886) was a pioneer physician, diplomat and official of the Republic of Texas, Confederate officer and first President of the Board of Regents of the Univers...

8/8/2008 12/27/2015

Lt. Col. Leonard Anderson Abercrombie MP (1832 - 1891)

"(CSA)"

ABERCROMBIE, LEONARD ANDERSON (1832–1891). Leonard Anderson Abercrombie, lawyer, Confederate Army officer, and legislator, was born in Macon County, Alabama, on December 1, 1832, the son of Milo B. a...

8/14/2009 10/31/2015

Samuel Alexander Roberts MP (1809 - 1872)

ROBERTS, SAMUEL ALEXANDER (1809-1872) ~ Samuel Alexander Roberts was born to Willis and Asenath Alexander Roberts of Putnam County, Georgia on February 13, 1809. Roberts attended schools in Georgia and...

6/3/2015 8/21/2015

Joaquin Castro, a Representative from Texas; born in San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex., September 16, 1974; graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School, San Antonio, Tex., 1992; B.A., Stanford Universi...

8/17/2015 8/17/2015

Pryor Lea, US Congress MP (1794 - 1879)

Pryor Lea, early Texas public official and railroad promoter, was born in Knox County, Tennessee, on August 31, 1794, the brother of Albert Miller Lea. He graduated from Greenville College, studied...

4/15/2013 8/16/2015

Joseph Abbott, US Congress MP (1840 - 1908)

Joseph "Jo" Abbott (January 15, 1840 – February 11, 1908) was a member of the Confederate States Army and a member of the United States House of Representatives from Texas. Abbott was born January ...

6/21/2013 8/15/2015

James Luther Slayden (1 June 1853–1924), was a cotton merchant and rancher, and a politician, elected from San Antonio to United States House of Representative from Texas' 12th congressional district...

6/21/2013 8/15/2015

Brigadier General, USV (September 18, 1863) Andrew Jackson Hamilton (January 28, 1815 – April 11, 1875) was a United States politician during the third quarter of the 19th century. He was a lawyer,...

5/7/2011 8/15/2015

What made john n. garner famous John Nance Garner IV (November 22, 1868 – November 7, 1967), was the 44th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives (1931–33) and the 32nd Vice President o...

9/17/2010 8/15/2015

Roger Quarles Mills (March 30, 1832 – September 2, 1911) was an American politician and an officer in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Background Born in Todd County...

6/29/2012 8/15/2015

John H. Reagan, US Senator, CSA Postmaster Gen. MP (1818 - 1905)

"U.S. Senator", "3rd CSA Sec'y Treasury and 1st Postmaster General"

John Henninger Reagan (October 8, 1818 – March 6, 1905), was a leading 19th century American politician from the U.S. state of Texas. A Democrat, Reagan resigned from the U.S. House of Representative...

3/9/2007 8/15/2015

Congressman Rudolph Kleberg MP (1847 - 1924)

Rudolph Kleberg (June 26, 1847 – December 28, 1924) was a U.S. Representative from Texas, great uncle of Robert Christian Eckhardt and uncle of Richard Mifflin Kleberg, Sr. Early life and educati...

10/19/2013 8/15/2015

Joseph Weldon Bailey, Sr. (October 6, 1862 – April 13, 1929) was a United States Senator, United States Representative, lawyer, and a Populist political figure. He served as a Congressional Represe...

4/29/2010 8/15/2015

Carlos Bee, US Congress MP (1867 - 1932)

Carlos Bee (July 8, 1867 – April 20, 1932) was a U.S. Representative from Texas and a great-grandson of Thomas Bee. Early life and education Carlos Bee was born in 1869 in Saltillo, Mexico, w...

1/21/2013 8/15/2015

James Webb Throckmorton (February 1, 1825 – April 21, 1894) was an American politician who served as the 12th Governor of Texas from 1866 to 1867 during the early days of Reconstruction. He was a U...

3/30/2013 8/15/2015

Gustav Schleicher, US Congress MP (1823 - 1879)

"Gustave"

Gustav Schleicher (sometimes spelled Gustave) (November 19, 1823–January 10, 1879) was a German-born Democratic United States Representative from Texas. He was an engineer who served briefly in the...

3/30/2013 8/15/2015

David Browning Culberson (September 29, 1830 – May 7, 1900) was a Confederate soldier, a Democratic U.S. Representative from Texas and Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. Early years C...

7/28/2010 8/15/2015

William Henry Crain (November 25, 1848 – February 10, 1896) was a U.S. Representative from Texas. Born in Galveston, Texas, Crain attended the Christian Brothers' School, New York City, until the a...

9/16/2013 8/15/2015

William H. Martin, US Congress MP (c.1822 - 1898)

William Harrison "Howdy" Martin (September 2, 1822 – February 5, 1898) was a Texas State Senator, U.S. Representative from Texas and veteran of the Confederate States Army who served under Robert E. ...

2/16/2014 8/15/2015

Joseph D. Sayers, Governor MP (c.1841 - c.1929)

Joseph Draper Sayers (September 23, 1841 – May 15, 1929) was the 22nd Governor of Texas from 1899 to 1903. During Sayers's term, the Galveston Hurricane of 1900 demolished that city. Early year...

3/30/2013 8/15/2015