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Sam Henderson Samuel Red Henderson
Full Name: Samuel Red Henderson
Date of birth: August 19, 1853
Date of death: February 25, 1908

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 55 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Bryan / Brazos   Brazos, Madison
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • HENDERSON, THOMAS STALWORTH (1859-1937). Death date 2/17/1937. Relatives: Thomas Stalworth Henderson, Samuel Red Henderson, and John Nathaniel Henderson, brothers. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, Thomas Stalworth Henderson, Volume II, p. 740. Mentions brothers John Nathaniel Henderson and Samuel Red Henderson. Historical Review of South-east Texas and the Founders, Leaders and Representative Men of Its Commerce, Industry and Civic Affairs, 1910.
  • Other Resources
  • Courtesy of family of Samuel Red Henderson:
    Samuel Red Henderson, birth date 8/19/1853 at Washington on the Brazos, Washington County; death date 2/25/1908 in Bryan, Brazos County; buried in Bryan City Cemetery, Bryan, Brazos County.
    Thomas Stalworth Henderson, birth date 1/12/1859 at Washington on the Brazos, Washington County; death date 2/17/1937 at Cameron, Milam County; buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Cameron, Milam County.
    Relatives: Thomas Stalworth Henderson, Samuel Red Henderson, and John Nathaniel Henderson, brothers. Donated Material.
  • Samuel R. Henderson (1853-1908), grave marker photo, interment in Bryan City Cemetery, Brazos County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Sam Henderson, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    State Asylums  

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