E.W.H. Shelburne

Eugene W.H. Shelburne

Full Name: Eugene Walter Howard Shelburne
Date of birth: December 6, 1848
Date of death: October 4, 1916

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 12 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Sanger / Denton   Denton
H 12 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Sanger / Denton   Denton

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House District 12
Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901
Legislatures: 26th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Sanger / Denton
Counties in district: Denton
House District 12
Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899
Legislatures: 25th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Sanger / Denton
Counties in district: Denton

Biographical Information top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Eugene Walter Howard Shelburne in Carnoham Family Tree. Born December 1848 in Spencer, Kentucky; death date 10/4/1916 in Denton, Texas. Cannot confirm middle names Walter and Howard. Ancestry.com.
  • Census of 1880 - E.W.H. Shelburne, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, age 31, born circa 1849 in Kentucky, stock raising, brother of M.R. Shelburne.
    Census of 1900 - Eugene W.H. Shelburne, Denton County, age 52, born December 1848 in Kentucky, physician, spouse Lila E.
    Census of 1910 - Sigine W R Shelburne [Eugene W.H. Shelburne], Young County, age 61, born circa 1849 in Kentucky, physician, widowed, boarder in household of athew N. Shelton. FamilySearch. 1880 1900 1910
  • Dr. Eugene W.H. Shelburne, born 1849, death date 10/4/1916, photo, member of the 25th and 26th Texas Legislature, burial in Sanger Cemetery, Sanger, Denton County. No grave marker photo. Find a Grave.
  • E.H.W. Shelburne. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Death notice, Denton Record-Chronicle, 10/4/1916, p. 4, crediting Denton Public Library. "Dr. Eugene W.H. Shelburne, formerly of Sanger and at one time local representative from Denton County . . . was about sixty years old." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • E.H.W. Shelburne. Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
  • 26th Legislature (1899) - E.H.W. Shelburne, postoffice Sanger, nativity Kentucky, age 50 (born circa 1849), physician, 42 years in Texas, member of previous legislatures: 25th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


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Committee Information top

26th R.S. - 1899
Public Health and Vital Statistics  
Revenue and Taxation  
State Affairs (Chair) 
25th R.S. - 1897
Constitutional Amendments  
Department of Agriculture, Insurance, Statistics and History, Special  
Public Health and Vital Statistics  
Revenue and Taxation  
State Asylums at Austin, Special  

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