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G.R. Shannon
Full Name: George Ross Shannon
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 23 Feb 8, 1870 - Jan 14, 1873 12th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Burleson / Johnson   Bosque, Callahan, Eastland, Erath, Hood, Johnson, Jones, Palo Pinto, Parker, Shackelford, Stephens, Taylor
(1) Name listed G.R. Shannon. House Journal.
(2) Name listed George R. Shannon. Members of the Texas Legislature, 1846-1962, 1962.
(3) 12th Legislature, 1st C.S. - Drawing for Terms of Office, 5/2/1870, pp. 51-52. Drew 2-year term. Senate Journal.
(4) Party affiliation, Democrat. Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketches, William Russell Shannon. Relatives: George Ross Shannon and William R. Shannon - brothers, p. 112. The Texas Senate: Volume II, Civil War to the Eve of Reform, 1861-1889, 1999. 11th Legislature, p. 61
  • 16th Legislature, p. 255 Brothers Shannon, p. 112
    Committee Informationtop
    12th Adjourned - 1871
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Indian Affairs and Frontier Protection  
    Journal Clerk  
    Militia  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    12th R.S. - 1871
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Indian Affairs and Frontier Protection  
    Militia  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    12th 1st C.S. - 1870
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Indian Affairs and Frontier Protection  
    Militia  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
     

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