S.H. Green

Samuel Houston Green

Full Name: Samuel Houston Green
Date of birth: January 5, 1846
Date of death: October 24, 1927

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 9 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison
H 21 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (1)   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison

(1) S.H. Green announced "as a candidate for re-election to the legislature . . . subject to the action of the citizens' party," "For the Legislature," 5/19/1898, p. 8, 6th col. Marshall Evening Messenger.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Confederate States Army, Company C, Bird's Battalion of Couriers at Shreveport, Louisiana; War Department memo: Pvt. Capt. Jas. E. Hayden's Company, 1st Battalion, Texas-Mississippi Cavalry, subsequently became Company D, joined for duty and enrolled 2/16/1864 at Harrison County, Texas, commanded by Maj. T.J. Bird. Sam Houston Green of Marshall, Harrison County, Texas; born circa 1845 in Carroll County, Tennessee; death date 10/24/1927 in Harrison County, Texas; widow Mrs. Mattie Green of Marshall, Harrison County, marriage date 10/28/1868 in Harrison County. Pension File Nos. 37520 (S.H. Green) and 43445 (Sam Houston Green), Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com.

Other Resources

  • Census of 1880 - Samuel Green, Marshall, Harrison County, age 34, born circa 1846 in Texas, farmer, spouse Mattie.
    Census of 1900 - Sam Green, Harrison County, age 54, born January 1846 in Texas, farmer, spouse Martha.
    Census of 1910 - Samuel H. Green, Marshall, Harrison County, age 64, born circa 1846 in Texas, farmer, spouse Mattie A.
    FamilySearch. 1880 1900 1910
  • S.H. Green, birth date 1/5/1846 in Tennessee; death date 10/24/1927 in Marshall, Harrison County, Texas; farmer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Judge S.H. Green (1846-1926), burial in Nesbitt Cemetery, Nesbitt, Harrison County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Judge S.H. Green Harrison Pioneer is Buried Today," 10/25/1927, p. 6. Longview News-Journal.


  • Photograph. S.H. Green, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. S.H. Green, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

30th R.S. - 1907
Game and Fisheries  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
25th R.S. - 1897
Agricultural Affairs  
Counties and County Boundaries  
County Government and County Finances  
Deaf & Dumb Institute, Special  

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