Henry Shaper

Full Name: Henry Shaper, Sr.
Date of birth: December 25, 1835
Date of death: January 30, 1911

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 87 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd   Democrat Goliad / Goliad   Aransas, Calhoun, DeWitt, Goliad, Jackson, Refugio, Victoria

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House District 87
Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893
Legislatures: 22nd  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Goliad / Goliad
Counties in district: Aransas, Calhoun, DeWitt, Goliad, Jackson, Refugio, Victoria

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Census of 1900 - Henry Shoper, Goliad County, age 64, born December 1836 in Germany, stock raiser, wife Martha L., son Jasper W.
    Census of 1910 - Henry Shaper, Goliad County, age 73, born circa 1837 in Germany, judge, county court, wife Martha L. FamilySearch. 1900 1910
  • Henry Shaper, Sr., birth date 12/25/1835 in Germany, death date 1/30/1911 in Goliad, Goliad County, Texas, county judge, farming. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1977-1986.
  • H. Shaper, birth date 12/25/1835, death date 1/31/1911, burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Goliad, Goliad County. Find a Grave.
  • Death notice, "Judge Henry Shaper Dead," Galveston Tribune, 1/31/1911, p. 5, crediting Rosenberg Library. "An early day settled [settler] and for several terms county judge of Goliad county." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

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Committee Information top

22nd R.S. - 1891
Agricultural Affairs  
Judicial Districts  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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