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Frederick Tegener Frederick Tegener
Full Name: Frederick "Fritz" Tegener
Date of birth: 1813
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 29 Feb 9, 1870 - Jan 14, 1873 12th (1) (2) (3)   Radical Republican Fredericksburg / Gillespie   Bandera, Bexar, Blanco, Burnet, Comal, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Llano, Mason, Menard, Wilson
H 67 Aug 16, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th (4) (5) (6)     Kerrville / Kerr   Bandera, Edwards, Gillespie, Kerr, Kimble, Mason, Menard
(1) 12th Legislature, Regular Session, name listed Fritz Tegener, p. 2. House Journal.
(2) Tegener qualified and took the oath of office on 2/9/1870, p. 8. House Journal.
(3) Party affiliation, Radical. Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas.
(4) Name listed E. Tegener. House Journal.
(5) Not present at organization of the House on 8/6/1866. Frederick Tegener sworn 8/16/1866, p. 62. House Journal.
(6) Name listed Frederick Tegener. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • TEGENER, FREDERICK [FRITZ] (1813-?). Portrait and historical marker photo. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • "Close examination reveals that the German wartime resistance leaders subsequently became Repubican politicians and civil servants. In these ranks were . . . Fritz Tegener . . . "Origins of Early Texas Republican Party Leadership," Vol. 40, No. 3, p. 449. Journal of Southern History.
  • Photo and biographical information included in "Myth, Fate Clash Around Tegener’s Role in Unionist Movement." West Kerr Current.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Frederick Tegener, 11th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 11th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, south wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    12th Adjourned - 1871
    Comptroller and Treasurer's Offices, Select  
    Comptroller, Impeachment of (Chair) 
    Federal Relations (Chair) 
    Fire Protection of State Buildings  
    State Affairs  
    12th R.S. - 1871
    Indian Affairs (Chair) 
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Affairs  
    12th 1st C.S. - 1870
    Immigration  
    Indian Affairs (Chair) 
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    11th R.S. - 1866
    Claims and Accounts  
    Indian Affairs  
     

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