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John G. Brown John G. Brown
Full Name: John G. Brown
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 5 Aug 6, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7)     Henderson / Rusk   Rusk
(1) Census of 1860 - John G. Brown, Cotton Creek postoffice, Rusk County, born in Virginia, age 50, farmer. HeritageQuest Online.
(2) Census of 1870 - John G. Brown, Henderson postoffice, Rusk County, born in Virginia, age 60, farmer. HeritageQuest Online.
(3) Camden, home county Rusk. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Postoffice Henderson, resident county Rusk. Senate Journal.
(5) 11th Legislature - 8/6/1866 (First Day), pp. 2, 4, all 33 Senate districts listed in roll call presenting credentials. "Upon calling the roll of Districts, the following Senators responded and presented their credentials." Senate Journal.
(6) Constitution of 1866, Article III, §§ 29, 30, retained the apportionment of 1860 for Senatorial districts. Texas Constitutions Digitization Project (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin), 2009.
(7) Entire Senate went up for reelection - Constitution of 1869, Article III, § 39. Texas Constitutions Digitization Project (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin), 2009.
 
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Resolutions and Journal entries
  • Member roster, 11th Legislature, Regular Session: J.G. Brown, postoffice Henderson, resident county Rusk, state of nativity Virginia, farmer, age 50 in 1866. Senate Journal.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John G. Brown,11th Legislature, By the Austin Photograph Co., Prints and Photographs Collection, [identifier number: di_03923, di_03924], The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 11th session composite photo of Senate members (Dolph Briscoe Center for American History). By the Austin Photograph Co., Prints and Photographs Collection, [identifier number: di_03923, di_03924], The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
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    11th R.S. - 1866
    Agricultural Affairs (Chair) 
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