Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index

Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

Legislative clips Legislative clips archive Texas media links Current articles Texshare databases New books New & Noteworthy
Legislative Archive System Index to Sections Affected Conference committee reports Constitutional amendments Vetoes State budget Redistricting information Signed copies of bills Statutory revision Texas law timeline Water law timeline Statute publication dates Legislative intent guide
Texas Legislators: Past & Present Governors of Texas Lt. Governors and Speakers Senate Presidents Pro Tempore Senate & House seniority Member statistics Chief Elected Officials Texas legislators on Twitter
Sessions and years Bill statistics Member statistics Bill effective dates Legislative deadlines Session summaries Special sessions Legislative staff lists
Today's meetings Meetings by date Standing committees Committees by session Committee search Legislative reports Committee minutes Standing committee appointments
Library catalog House & Senate Journals House & Senate Rules Parliamentary resources General and Special Laws of Texas Codes of 1856 Paschal's Digest Penal Code revision research guide Code of Criminal Procedure guide Deceptive Trade Practices Act Impeachment of O.P. Carrillo Gubernatorial inauguration materials Water resources research guide School finance litigation archive
Frequently Asked Questions Contacting your legislator Texas bill status State agency hotlines & citizen   assistance Texas legislative agencies &   process Other libraries Public policy resources

LRL Home - Legislators and Leaders - Texas Legislators: Past & Present - Member profileprinter friendly versionreturn to screen view

Charles Lewis Charles Lewis
Full Name: Charles Lewis
Date of birth: April 14, 1822
Date of death: October 22, 1880

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 46 Nov 7, 1859 - Nov 4, 1861 8th     Wheelock / Robertson   Milam, Robertson
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • LEWIS, CHARLES (1822-1880). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch of the Lewis family. Includes a portrait of Henry Lee and a passage from the Texas Baptist and Herald dated 5/2/1895. Brief History and Genealogy of the Hearne Family. . ., pp. 644-650. Relatives: Charles Lewis - father; Henry Lee Lewis - son. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait. Born 1820. Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature, 1860.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in Counterfeit justice: the judicial odyssey of Texas freedwoman Azeline Hearne, p. 17, Google Books.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Charles Lewis, 8th Legislature, Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature
  • Committee Informationtop
    8th R.S. - 1859
    Claims and Accounts  
    County and County Boundaries  
    Joint Indian Affairs  
    Revenue Laws  

    This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

    Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.

    Many photos in Texas Legislators: Past and Present are used with permission of the Texas State Preservation Board. For permission to reproduce these photos, please contact the Texas State Preservation Board graphics coordinator at 512-475-3060.