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Dr. Abraham C. Isaacs Abraham C. Isaacs
Full Name: Abraham Conn Isaacs
Date of birth: November 16, 1826
Date of death: July 6, 1901

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 41 Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879 15th   Democrat Rockdale / Milam   Bell, Falls, Milam
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch of Dr. A.C. Isaacs included in sketch of son Leonard Isaacs, Volume II, pp. 665-666. A History of Central and Western Texas, 1911.
  • Biographical sketch, A.C. Isaacs, p. 110. Native of Tennessee, age 50, doctor of medicine. Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Other Resources
  • International Genealogical Index - Abraham Conn Isaacs, born 11/16/1826 in Lincoln, Tennessee; died 7/6/1901; parents Abraham Young Isaacs and Agatha Burford. FamilySearch.
  • "Mortuary, Isaacs," 7/9/1901, p. 3, dateline Cameron, Tex., July 8. Account of funeral service "at the old family burying ground near Minerva," for Dr. A.C. Isaacs, "a leading citizen of this county since the close of the Civil War." Galveston Daily News.
  • Excerpt from The Elder Daniel Burford: His Ancestors & Descendants of America (1684-1996), by Betty Arnold Loftiss, Burford Brothers Print, 1997, 787 pages. "Leonard Isaacs was born 26 November 1854 in Lavaca County, Texas. He was the son of Abraham Conn ISAACS and Elizabeth HUNNICUTT. Leonard died 12 August 1932 in Rockdale, Texas, and was buried in Rockdale, Texas, IOOF Cemetery. He married (1) Alice Tyler BROADNAX 17 December 1875 in Texas. . ." Google Books.
  • Census of 1880 - Abraham C. Isaac, Milam County, age 54, born in TN, farmer, father born in AL, mother born in GA, wife Alice. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Name listed, Abraham C. Isaacs. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Obituary (partial), Dr. A.C. Isaacs, Rockdale Messenger, Thursday, 7/11/1901. Represented Milam County in the Legislature, died Saturday, 7/6/1901. Notice of Resolution of Respect by Royal Arch Masons, Thursday, 8/8/1901. Milam County, Texas, Newspapers: Rockdale Messenger 1901. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Dr. Abraham C. Isaacs, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 15th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    15th R.S. - 1876
    Agriculture and Stock Raising  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Internal Improvements  
    Private Land Claims  
    State Asylums  
     

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