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A.P. Gordon Alonzo Peyton Gordon
Full Name: Alonzo Peyton Gordon
Date of birth: February 13, 1847
Date of death: November 9, 1921

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 80 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Granbury / Hood   Hood, Parker, Tarrant

(1) District 78: Tarrant County; District 80: Parker, Tarrant, and Hood counties; 22nd Legislature, 1 C.S., chapter 21. General Laws of the State of Texas.
(2) District 80: Parker, Tarrant, and Hood counties. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) District 78: Tarrant, Parker, and Hood counties. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, 2nd Georgia Regiment, served last 2 years of the war. Obituary, 11/11/1921. Granbury News.
  • Other Resources
  • A.H. (A.P.) Gordon, birth date 2/13/1847 in Pinelog, Georgia; death date 11/9/1921 in Granbury, Hood County, Texas. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Obituary, "A.P. Gordon Passes Away," 11/11/1921, p. 1. Alonzo Peyton Gordon, birth date 2/13/1847 at Pine Log, Cash County, Georgia, death date 11/9/1921 at Granbury, Texas, member of the 29th legislature. Granbury News.
  • Alonzo Peyton Gordon. Historical marker, Gordon Home, Granbury, Hood County. Texas Historic Sites Atlas (Texas Historical Commission).
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. A.P. Gordon, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    County Government and County Finances  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Internal Improvements  

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