Sam D. Stinson

Samuel David Stinson

Full Name: Samuel David Stinson
Date of birth: April 11, 1852
Date of death: April 5, 1937

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 5 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 8, 1889 19th (2) (3)   20th (1)   Democrat Greenville / Hunt   Camp, Delta, Franklin, Hopkins, Hunt

(1) Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(2) Democrat, p. 163. Burke's Texas Almanac and Immigrants' Handbook for 1885, 1885.
(3) 19th Legislature - Roll call of new members, oath of office administered, 1/13/1885, p. 1. Senate Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Samuel David Stinson, birth date 4/11/1852 in Gilmer; death date 4/5/1937 in Greenville, Hunt County; lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Sam D. Stinson (1852-1937), burial in Shiloh Cemetery, Campbell, Hunt County, with spouse Daisy Stinson. Find a Grave.
  • Death notice, Hon. Sam D. Stinson, "Mrs. Rawson's Brother Dies," 4/15/1937, p. 1. Former State Senator, county and district attorney, assistant attorney general during Ferguson administrations. Kerrville Mountain Sun.


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Committee Information top

20th R.S. - 1887
Contingent Expenses  
Drouth (Drought) Relief  
Engrossed Bills  
Executive Mansion  
Judiciary No. 2  
Private Land Claims  
Privileges and Elections  
Public Buildings and Grounds (Chair) 
Stock and Stock Raising  
19th R.S. - 1885
Claims and Accounts  
Contingent Expense  
Engrossed Bills  
Judiciary No. 2  
Private Land Claims (Chair) 
Privileges and Elections  

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