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D.H. Davis David Harding Davis
Full Name: David Harding Davis
Date of birth: August 11, 1824
Date of death: August 16, 1871

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 23 Aug 6, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th (1)     Paris / Lamar   Lamar

(1) Roster of 11th Legislature, House of Representatives, "Texas Legislative Proceedings," 8/11/1866, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • David Harding Davis, birth date 8/11/1824, marriage date 12/8/1845, death date 8/16/1871, Springhill Cemetery. "D.H. Davis was a Texas Senator [sic] for Lamar County Aug 1866. He was the son of Dr. John Davis." The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, Texas, Betsy Mills & Ron Brothers, On-Line Edition (Paris, TX: ReBroMa Press), 2008.
  • D.H. Davis, marriage to L.C. Miller 12/23/1845 in Lamar County.
    Census of 1850 - David H. Davis, Lamar County, age 25, born circa 1825 in New Jersey, merchant, living in household of Dr. John Davis, with Louisa C. Davis, age 22. FamilySearch. 1850 Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977
  • David H. Davis, birth date 8/11/1824, death date 8/16/1871, husband of Louisa C. Davis, burial in Springhill Cemetery, Medill, Lamar County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. D.H. Davis, 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.
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    11th R.S. - 1866

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