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G.U. Mead George U. Mead
Full Name: George U. Mead
Date of birth: 1832
Date of death: June 3, 1895

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 27 Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879 15th (1)   Republican Calvert / Robertson   Robertson

(1) Representative apportionment - Ordinance adopted by Constitutional Convention of the State of Texas, 1875. "Twenty-seventh District - The county of Robertson shall elect two representatives." University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History. Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • G.U. Mead, Leon County [sic]. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, George U. Mead, practicing as doctor of medicine in Calvert, Robertson County, Republican, pp. 91-92. Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1880 - Geo. U. Mead, Calvert, Robertson County, age 48, born circa 1832 in New York, widowed, physician. FamilySearch.
  • G.W. Mead in "Ready to make laws . . . Eighty members present (House)" (organization of the 15th Legislature), 4/19/1876, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
  • George G. Mead. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Death notice, "Dr. G.U. Mead," The Galveston Daily News, 6/5/1894, p. 1. Death date 6/3/1894, burial in Calvert City Cemetery. "He was a member of the 15th legislature . . ." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • George G. Mead. Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. G.U. Mead, 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
    Internal Improvements  
    Private Land Claims  
    Public Health, Vital Statistics, and History of Texas  
    State Asylums  
     

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