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George Hancock George Hancock
Full Name: George Duncan Hancock
Date of birth: April 27, 1809
Date of death: January 6, 1879

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 55 Aug 6, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th     Austin / Travis   Travis
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • HANCOCK, GEORGE DUNCAN (1809-1879). "In 1861 Hancock, an ardent Unionist like his brother, John Hancock, retired from business." Relatives: George Duncan Hancock and John Hancock - brothers. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Included on list of leaders of the Texas Constitutional Union Party in 1860. The party was formed in January of 1860. "The Constitutional Union Party in Texas," Vol. 82, No. 3, p. 238, 256-262. Southwestern Historical Quarterly.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. George Hancock, 11th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 11th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, south wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    11th R.S. - 1866
    Direct Tax, Select  
    Internal Improvement  
    Judicial Districts, Select  
    Printing and Contingent Expenses  
    Public Buildings (Chair) 
     

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