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Terry Peery Terry H.C. Peery
Full Name: Terry H.C. Peery
Date of birth: August 9, 1839
Date of death: January 18, 1922

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 104 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Seymour / Baylor   Archer, Baylor, Knox, Stephens, Throckmorton, Young
H 104 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Seymour / Baylor   Archer, Baylor, Knox, Stephens, Throckmorton, Young
(1) District 104: Baylor, Archer, Young, Stephens, Throckmorton, and Knox counties; District 107: Jones, Shackelford, Callahan, and Taylor counties [Tucker], 22nd Legislature, 1 C.S., chapter 21. General Laws of the State of Texas.
(2) District 104: Baylor, Archer, Young, Stephens, Throckmorton, and Knox counties. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) District 107: Baylor, Archer, Young, Stephens, Throckmorton, and Knox counties. Texas Legislative Manual.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, T.H.C. Peery, "Honored Citizen Gone," Baylor County Banner (Seymour, Tex.), 1/19/1922, p. 5, crediting Baylor County Free Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Biographical sketch. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Biographical sketch, Volume II, pp. 316-317. A Twentieth Century History and Biographical Record of North and West Texas, 1906.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Captain, Company C, 27th Infantry. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • Terry Houston Cahal 'THC' Peery, birth date 8/9/1839, death date 1/18/1922, interment in Woodmen Cemetery, Seymour, Baylor County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Terry Peery, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Terry Peery, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Stock and Stock Raising (Chair) 
    25th R.S. - 1897
    County Government and County Finances  
    Irrigation  
    Judicial Districts  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Redistricting State Judiciary, Special  
    Revenue and Taxation  
     

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