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N.A. Shaw
Full Name: N. A. "Gus" Shaw
Date of birth: May 19, 1863
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 18 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (1)   Democrat Clarksville / Red River   Red River
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • Name listed in roll call, N.A. Shaw; name listed in roster, Gus Shaw, 22nd Legislature. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, N.A. Shaw, birth date 5/19/1863 in Chickasaw County, Missisippi, relatives: W.A. Shaw - father, N.A. Shaw - son. Notes W.A. Shaw was member of 12th Legislature [sic]. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Other Resources
  • William Augustus Gus Shaw, birth date 4/15/1827 in Green County, Alabama, died 1900 in Clarkesville, Red River County, Texas, son Gus Shaw, born about 1860. Shaw Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • Obituary, "A Prominent Texan Dead: Col. W.A. Shaw of Clarkesville Passed Away at Dallas," Houston Daily Post, 10/2/1900, p. 10, crediting UNT Libraries. Death date 9/30/1900, "he was an intense Democrat and an active participant in the bitter contests back in the 70s," mentions son Gus (N.A.) Shaw. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 22nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    22nd R.S. - 1891
    County Government and County Finances  
    Federal Relations (Chair) 
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
     

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