V.R.C. Avery

Vincent Robert Coleman Avery

Full Name: Vincent Robert Coleman Avery
Date of birth: January 1, 1834
Date of death: March 22, 1909

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 71 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Rice's Crossing / Williamson   Williamson

Terms of Service top

House District 71
Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897
Legislatures: 24th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Rice's Crossing / Williamson
Counties in district: Williamson

Biographical Information top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Military Service Notes

  • Confederate States Army, Private, Captain Samuel M. Strayhorn's Company, 1st Texas Partisans, subsequently Company D, 30th Regiment Texas Cavalry, enrolled 7/8/1862. Vincent Robert Coleman Avery, death date 3/22/1909 in Potter County, Texas; widow Mrs. Virginia W. Avery of Amarillo, Potter County, marriage date 10/14/1868 in Williamson County, Texas. V.R.C. Avery, Pension File No. 46865, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com.

Other Resources

  • V.R.C. Avery, birth date 1/1/1834, death date 3/22/1909, burial in Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Randall County. Find a Grave.
  • Death notice, Vincent R.C. Avery, 3/26/1909, p. 3. Galveston Daily News.
  • Death notice, "V.R.C. Avery Dead," 4/1/1909, p. 9. From Taylor Democrat. Williamson County Sun (Georgetown, Texas).


  • Photograph. V.R.C. Avery, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

24th R.S. - 1895
Agricultural Affairs  
County Government and County Finances  
Private Land Claims  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
Stock and Stock Raising  

This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

Party information is not available for the 1st-11th Legislatures.

Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.

Many photos in Texas Legislators: Past and Present are used with permission of the Texas State Preservation Board. For permission to reproduce these photos, please contact the Texas State Preservation Board graphics coordinator at 512-475-3060.