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Henry Ralph Henry R. Ralph
Full Name: Henry R. Ralph
Other surnames: Rolf
Date of birth: January 11, 1838
Date of death: September 25, 1924

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Lewis Ferry / Jasper   Jasper, Newton, Tyler
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Lewis Ferry post office closed in 1912. Handbook of Texas Online.
(3) Democrat. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
(4) Henry Rolf, Jasper. 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
  • Henry R. Ralph, birth date 1/11/1838, death date 9/25/1924 on grave marker, biographical sketch, interment in Ebenezer Cemetery in Jasper, Jasper County. Find a Grave.
  • Biographical sketch. Henry's Desk, 2004.
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Sergeant Major, Company G, 13th Texas Cavalry, Walker's Division. Henry Ralph, birth date 1/11/1838, death date 9/25/1924. Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, 2002.
  • Other Resources
  • Henry Ralph, Democrat, farmer, age 50 in 1889, born in Texas. Card File.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Henry Ralph, 21st 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    21st R.S. - 1889
    Comptroller's and Treasurer's Office, Examine  
    Private Land Claims  
    Revenue and Taxation  
     

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