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S.V. Houston Sam Vaughan Houston
Full Name: Sam Vaughan Houston
Date of birth: December 9, 1861
Date of death: February 23, 1936

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 79 Jan 13, 1925 - Feb 1, 1925 39th (1)   Democrat Floresville / Wilson   Karnes, Wilson
H 79 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Floresville / Wilson   Karnes, Wilson
(1) T.P. Morris, in special election 2/21/1925, sworn 2/26/1925, succeeded S. V. Houston, resigned after serving only a few days. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Sam Vaughan Houston - born 12/9/1861 in Florence, Lauderdale Co., AL; died 2/23/1936 in Floresville, Wilson Co., TX. Brief biography. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Other Resources
  • Pedigree Resource File lists Sam Vaughan Houston, born 12/9/1861 in Florence, AL; died 2/23/1936 in Floresville, TX. Parents John Page Houston and Virginia Matilda Vaughan; spouse Lillie Tom. FamilySearch.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. S.V. Houston, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Common Carriers  
    Judicial Districts  
    Live Stock and Stock Raising  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Banks and Banking (Vice Chair) 
    Common Carriers  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  

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