Christopher Columbus Francis
Full Name: Christopher Columbus Francis
Date of birth: February 24, 1834
Date of death: November 16, 1892
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||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879
Rusk / Cherokee
Anderson, Cherokee, Henderson
15th Legislature - All Senators except District 7 listed in roll call as Senators elect, oath of office administered, 4/18/1876, p. 1; Drawing of Senatorial Terms, 4/27/1876, p. 98, drew "short term" (two years).
. April 18, 1876
April 27, 1876
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Military Service Notes
- Confederate States Army, Surgeon, Company F, 10th Texas Calvary. Military grave marker, C.C. Francis, birth date 2/24/1834, death date 9/16/1892. Grave marker, Dr. C.C. Francis, birth date 2/24/1834, death date 11/16/1892, burial in Cleburne Memorial Cemetery, Cleburne, Johnson County. Includes portrait.
Find a Grave.
- Census of 1870 - Christopher C. Francis, Cherokee County, age 36, born circa 1834 in Tennessee, physician, wife Nancy.
- Biographical sketch, "Mason Searches for Family Heritage," The Cherokeean (Rusk), 7/12/1984, p. 2, crediting Singletary Memorial Library. "Christopher Columbus Francis, born Roane County, Tennessee, 2/24/1834, died: Cleburne, Texas, 11/16/1892."
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
C.C. Francis, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
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