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Peters' Colony, Governor's Message, Select - 4th R.S. (1851)

Committee Members
Richard P. Crump, Co-Chair
George Washington Hill, Co-Chair
John McClannahan Crockett
W.F. Evans
Andrew Jackson Hamilton
Franklin H. Merriman
John O. Meusebach
Edward H. Tarrant
Robert H. Taylor
James Charles Wilson
Charges
• Consider Governor's Message relating to uncertainty of tenure in lands in Peters' Colony.

Note:
Appointed pursuant to Governor's Message 11/10/1851, relating to uncertainty of tenure in lands in Peters' Colony (Senate Journal, 4th R.S., pp. 24-49, see p. 41).
Senate members appointed 11/11/1851, pursuant to resolution by Bogart adopted 11/22/1851; Meusebach added 12/13/1851; Wilson and Merriman added 12/13/1851; R.P. Crump, listed as Chairman on the part of the House and G.W. Hill on the part of the Senate, in joint committee report 1/6/1852 (Senate Journal, 4th R.S., pp. 57, 97, 102, 180, 184, 267-277). Report includes schedule and exhibit of the number of emigrants into Peters' colony, p. 276.
House members appointed 11/11/1851, pursuant to resolution by Crockett; Throckmortion and Taylor of Fannin added 11/17/1851; transmission of documents from Governor 12/8/1851; Bryan of Brazoria and Lane added 12/11/1851; Tarrant excused 12/12/1851; select and joint committee report 1/6/1852 (House Journal, 4th R.S., pp. 75, 114, 271, 297, 305, 477-487).

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