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William H. Bonner, Jr.
Full Name: William H. Bonner, Jr.
Date of birth: October 25, 1830
Date of death: July 23, 1888

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 2 May 2, 1870 - Jan 14, 1873 12th (1) (2)   Radical Republican Homer / Angelina   Angelina, Nacogdoches, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Trinity

(1) William H. Bonner, Jr., sworn 5/2/1870, succeeded Sterling L. Smith, unseated in election contest 2/23/1870. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Party affiliation, Radical. Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • BONNER, WILLIAM H., JR. (1830-1888). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, The Bonner Family, pp. 655-658. Married Malinda Blackburn, served in the 12th Legislature and as Angelina County Clerk, rancher/farmer, died July 1888 in Lufkin, Texas. Texas, the Country and Its Men: Historical, Biographical, Descriptive, 1918.
  • Committee Informationtop
    12th R.S. - 1871
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    12th 1st C.S. - 1870
    Counties and County Boundaries  

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