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Henry H. Sackett Henry H. Sackett
Full Name: Henry H. Sackett
Date of birth: January 1851
Date of death: December 19, 1928

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 125 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Coleman / Coleman   Brown, Coleman
H 112 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 11, 1921 36th   Democrat Coleman / Coleman   Coleman, Concho
H 112 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Burkett / Coleman   Coleman, Concho
H 112 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)   Democrat Camp Colorado / Coleman   Coleman, Concho
H 112 Sep 11, 1914 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd (6) (7) (8)   Democrat Coleman / Coleman   Coleman, Concho
(1) Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Camp Colorado. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(3) Camp Colorado. House Journal.
(4) Camp Colorado, Coleman County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(5) Burkett. Texas Legislative Manual.
(6) 33rd Legislature, 2nd C.S. - Oaths of Office Administered, Del W. Harrington and Henry Sackett, 9/11/1914, p. 165. House Journal.
(7) Henry H. Sackett, in special election 9/8/1914, sworn 9/11/1914, succeeded E.A. McDaniel, resigned 9/20/1913. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(8) Assumed Democrat based on listing as Democrat in 34th-36th and 38th Legislatures. Texas Legislative Manual.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 41st Legislature, R.S., 1/22/1929, p. 207. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Texas Ranger in 1874 in Major J.B. Jones' Frontier Battalion, Captain Maltby's Company E. Henry H. Sackett. Find a Grave.
  • Sackett, Henry. Frontier Forces, Call Number 401-139. Texas Adjutant General Service Records 1836-1935.
  • Other Resources
  • Henry H. Sackett, birth date 2/23/1851, death date 12/19/1928, obituary from Coleman Democrat-Voice, 12/30/1928, photo, interment in Coleman Cemetery in Coleman, Coleman County. Spouse Mary Anna McNamara Sackett (1858-1945). Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned in "The Ghost of Camp Colorado", pp. 290-293, The End of the Trail: Western Stories. Google Books.
  • Mentioned in CAMP COLORADO. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Obituary, Monday, 12/24/1928 (dateline Coleman, Tex., 12/23/1928). Born 1851 in Essex County, England, "...died at his home at Camp Colorado Wednesday (12/19/1928)." San Antonio Express.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Henry H. Sackett, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Henry H. Sackett, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Henry H. Sackett, 36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Henry H. Sackett, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 33rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 36th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Banks and Banking  
    Insurance  
    Live Stock and Stock Raising  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries (Chair) 
    36th R.S. - 1919
    Highway Commission, Investigate  
    Insurance  
    Oil, Gas, and Mining  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    State Affairs  
    Stock and Stock Raising (Chair) 
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Banks and Banking  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Agriculture  
    Congressional Districts  
    Counties (Chair) 
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Senatorial Districts  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
     

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