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William Calhoun Larkin
Full Name: William Calhoun Larkin
Date of birth: September 28, 1836
Date of death: March 27, 1896

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 10 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1) (2)   Democrat Athens / Henderson   Anderson, Henderson
H 23 Jan 14, 1879 - Jan 11, 1881 16th   Democrat Athens / Henderson   Henderson
(1) "Member of the Democratic party," pp. 146-147. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
(2) 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).
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 146-147. Birth date 9/28/1836, marriage to Hattie Holloway. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Biography, William C. Larkin, pp. 258-259. Birth date 9/28/1834. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.
  • Other Resources
  • William Calhoun Larkin, birth date 9/28/1836, death date 3/27/1896 on headstone, interment in Athens Cemetery, Henderson County. Find a Grave.
  • Listed in "History of Legislative Representatives From This County [Henderson] Compiled," from Athens Weekly Review, 11/10/1938. TXGenWeb Project.
  • William Calhoun Larkin, birth date 9/28/1836, death date 2/27/1896, spouse Hattie Holloway, interment in Athens City Cemetery, Henderson County. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 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  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    North Texas Insane Asylum at Terrell  
    Public Building and Grounds (Chair) 
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    State Asylums  
    State Lunatic Asylum, Condition of Colored Inmates  
    16th R.S. - 1879
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Health, Vital Statistics and History of Texas  
    State Asylums (Chair) 
    State Asylums (Co-Chair) 

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