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George Fly George Washington Lafayette Fly
Full Name: George Washington Lafayette Fly
Date of birth: June 2, 1835
Date of death: January 27, 1905

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 60 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (1) (2)   Democrat Unknown / Gonzales   Gonzales
(1) Democrat, 11/17/1880, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • FLY, GEORGE WASHINGTON LAFAYETTE (1835-1905). Relatives: George Washington Lafayette Fly - father; William Madden Fly - son. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Mentioned in biographical sketch of his son Benjamin W. Fly, Volume II, pp. 608, 611. Historical Review of South-east Texas and the Founders, Leaders and Representative Men of Its Commerce, Industry and Civic Affairs, 1910.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Major, Company I, 2nd Texas Infantry, commandant of Galveston. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • George Washington Lafayette Fly. Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, 2002.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, pp. 19, 99, Plate No. 39. Texas in the War, 1861-1865, 1965.
  • Other Resources
  • George Washington Lafayette Fly, 1835-1905. Relatives: George Washington Lafayette Fly - father; William Madden Fly - son. Ancestry.com.
  • William Stoner Fly "pedigree view." Relatives: George Washington Lafayette Fly - grandfather; William Stoner Fly - grandson. Ancestry.com.
  • Information on William Fly. Relatives: George Washington Lafayette Fly - father; William Madden Fly - son. George Washington Lafayette Fly - grandfather; William Stoner Fly - grandson. William Madden Fly - uncle; William Stoner Fly - nephew. WikiTree.org.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. George Fly, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 17th session composite photo of House members (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
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