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William Moses Skinner
Full Name: William Moses Skinner
Date of birth: October 21, 1832
Date of death: March 12, 1907

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 17 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)   Democrat Daingerfield / Morris   Bowie, Cass, Marion, Morris
(1) Democrat. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
(2) Bowie County. House Journal.
(3) Daingerfield, Morris County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) W.M. Skinner, Daingerfield. 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).
(5) Home county, Morris. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, William M. Skinner, pp. 181-183. Birth date 10/21/1832 in Cobb County, Georgia. "After the war, he settled in Morris county, Texas. He has served in that county as justice of the peace and county commissioner." Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, 2nd Lieutenant Madison's Regiment, Texas Cavalry. Military grave marker, William Moses Skinner. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • William Moses Skinner, birth date 10/21/1832, death date 3/12/1907, interment in Iron Bluff Cemetery, Morris, Morris County. Find a Grave.
  • 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
    Claims and Accounts  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    County Government and County Finance  
    Public Building and Grounds  
     

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