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Ballard C. Bagby
Full Name: Ballard C. Bagby
Date of birth: December 18, 1809
Date of death: November 21, 1862

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 2 Feb 16, 1846 - Dec 13, 1847 1st (1) (2) (3) (4)     Unknown / Red River   Bowie, Red River
(1) Loco Foco. Table of members of the 1st Legislature, Texas Democrat, 5/20/1846, p. 3, crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(2) 1st Legislature - 2/16/1846, p. 4. Listed in "roll of Senators being called by Districts, the following members appeared and took their seats...on motion of Mr. Grimes, the Senators came forward and took the oath prescribed by the Constitution." Senate Journal.
(3) 1st Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office and Classification of Senators, 3/3/1846, p. 60. Drew "first class" (2-year term). Senate Journal.
(4) Description of drawing of terms for Senators, first-class two-year terms and second-class four-year terms, 3/3/1846, p. 180. The Texas Senate: Volume I, Republic to Civil War, 1836-1861, 1990.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 47-48. Biographical Directory of the Texan Conventions and Congresses, 1832-1845, 1942.
  • Other Resources
  • Relatives: Ballard C. Bagby and George Henry Bagby - brothers. Ballard C. Bagby birth date 12/18/1809; death date 11/21/1862, "Regarding the Descendants of Walter Clopton, The Elder, of 'Callowell' & His Wife Mary Jarratt," The Clopton Chronicles. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Biographical notes, p. 172. The Texas Senate: Volume I, Republic to Civil War, 1836-1861, 1990.
  • BAGBY, BALLARD C.(1809-1862). "Although he never again served in the legislature, Bagby remained active in the Democratic party at the local and state levels." Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Committee Informationtop
    1st R.S. - 1846
    Claims and Accounts  
    Examine Books of Comptroller Relative to Charge Against James L. Love  
    Internal Improvements  
    Official Seals of the Republic of Texas, Collect and Destroy All  
    Public Lands  

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