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C.A. Shelby Cader Adkin Shelby
Full Name: Cader Adkin Shelby
Date of birth: March 23, 1862
Date of death: April 28, 1931

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 5 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th (1)   Democrat Mount Vernon / Franklin   Delta, Franklin, Hopkins
H 5 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Mount Vernon / Franklin   Delta, Franklin, Hopkins
(1) Candidate for re-election, "Hon. C.A. Shelby for Floater," Sulphur Springs Gazette, 5/25/1906, p. 1, crediting Hopkins County Genealogical Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
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Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - Cater Shelby, Mount Vernon, Franklin County, birth date March 1862 in Alabama, age 38, county clerk, spouse Pinkie Shelby, children Virgie, Dixie, Lex, Charles, Hall, and Mary Shelby. FamilySearch.
  • Cader Adkin Shelby, death date 4/28/1931 in Leesburg, Camp County, age 69, birthplace Alabama, justice of peace and insurance business, father Warren Shelby, mother Nancy E. Parker. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Cader Atkins Shelby, birth date 3/23/1862 in Barbour County, Alabama; death date 4/28/1931 in Camp County, Texas; interment in Glade Springs Cemetery, Mount Vernon, Franklin County. Find a Grave.
  • 29th Legislature (1905) - C.A. Shelby, postoffice Mt. Vernon, nativity Alabama, age 42 (born circa 1863), merchant and f'r'm, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. C.A. Shelby, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. C.A. Shelby, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 30th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Judicial Districts  
    Liquor Traffic  
    Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit Penitentiaries  
    Public Health  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    State Asylums  
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Judicial Districts  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    State Asylums  

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