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C.D. Morris
Full Name: C. D. Morris
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 8 Feb 8, 1870 - Jan 14, 1873 12th (1) (2)   Radical Republican Jefferson / Marion   Bowie, Marion, Davis (Cass)

(1) 12th Legislature, Provisional Session - Qualified and took the oath of office on 2/8/1870. House Journal.
(2) Party affiliation, Radical. Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • "Our Legislative Delegation," The Jefferson Radical, 1/15/1870, p. 2, crediting the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. "Messrs C.D. Morris and J.W. Johnson, two of the Representatives elect from this District, both reside in this City an are men of first class business talents . . ." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Committee Informationtop
    12th Adjourned - 1871
    Comptroller Misconduct (Chair) 
    Comptroller's and Treasurer's Offices, Examine (Chair) 
    Public Debt  
    12th R.S. - 1871
    State Affairs  
    12th 1st C.S. - 1870
    Comptroller and Treasurer's Offices, Select  
    Determine Number of House Clerks, Select Committee (Chair) 
    Internal Improvement  
    Printing and Contingent Expenses  
    Town and City Corporations (Chair) 
    12th Provisional - 1870
    Printing and Contigent Expenses  
    Rules  
     

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