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Blucher Erskine Blucher Erskine
Full Name: Blucher H. Erskine
Date of birth: August 10, 1849
Date of death: December 20, 1929

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 91 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Derby / Frio   Dimmit, Frio, La Salle, McMullen, Medina, Uvalde, Zavala
H 81 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (1)   Democrat Derby / Frio   Dimmit, Frio, Kinney, Maverick, Uvalde, Zavala
H 81 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (2) (3)   Democrat Derby / Frio   Dimmit, Frio, Kinney, Maverick, Uvalde, Zavala
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(3) Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Other Resources
  • B.H. Erskine, Democrat, stockman, age 43 in 1893, born in Texas. Card File.
  • Blucher H. Erskine, birth date 8/10/1849, death date 12/20/1929. Son of Andrew Erskine and Ann Johnson. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Blucher Erskine, 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Blucher Erskine, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. Erskine Blucher, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 21st session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 22nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Journeay (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    Finance  
    Military Affairs  
    North Texas Insane Asylum, Joint Committee to visit the  
    Public Lands and Land Office (Chair) 
    22nd R.S. - 1891
    Claims and Accounts (Chair) 
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements  
    North Texas Asylum at Terrell  
    State Asylums  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    21st R.S. - 1889
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Irrigation (Chair) 
    Public Debt  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Stock and Stockraising  
     

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