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Dr. A.G. Camp, Jr. A.G. Camp, Jr.
Full Name: Angero Gray Camp, Jr.
Date of birth: April 4, 1827
Date of death: September 8, 1888

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 58 Jan 11, 1887 - Sep 8, 1888 20th (1)   Democrat Groesbeck / Limestone   Limestone
H 58 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th   Democrat Groesbeck / Limestone   Limestone
H 58 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (2)   Democrat Groesbeck / Limestone   Limestone
(1) Angerean G. Camp, Groesbeck. 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. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 21st Legislature, R.S., Memorial resolution and service, 4/1/1889, pp. 952-959. Notes Dr. Camp was a Democrat, p. 955. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Dr. Angero Gray Camp, birth date 4/4/1827, death date 9/8/1888, portrait, biographical sketch, interment in Faulkenberry Cemetery, Groesbeck, Limestone County. Find a Grave.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Biography, p. 263. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Other Resources
  • Biographical sketch, Angero Gray Camp (1827-1888). The Strangest Names in American Political History, 2013.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Dr. A.G. Camp, Jr., 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Dr. A.G. Camp, Jr., 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 18th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 19th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 20th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    20th R.S. - 1887
    Executive Mansion  
    Internal Improvement  
    John Kellum, Enrolling Clerk of the House (Chair) 
    Memorial Resolution for Hon. W.F. Upton of Fayette County  
    North Texas Insane Asylum at Terrell (Chair) 
    Private Land Claims  
    Proposition by T.H. Wheless, Stenographic Report of the Proceedings of the Legislature (Co-Chair) 
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    State Asylums (Chair) 
    State Lunatic Asylum, Charges Against Management and Condition of Female Inmates  
    State Lunatic Asylum, Condition of Colored Inmates  
    19th R.S. - 1885
    Internal Improvement  
    Lunatic Asylum, North Texas Insane Asylum at Terrell  
    Public Health, Vital Statistics and History of Texas  
    Public Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    School Land Surveys (Chair) 
    State Asylums (Chair) 
    18th R.S. - 1883
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Federal Relations  
    Fence Cutting  
    Public Health, Vital Statistics and History of Texas  
    State Asylums  

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