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Mark Stroud

Full Name: Mark Stroud
Other surnames: Strond
Date of birth: January 31, 1812
Date of death: December 5, 1888

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 13 Aug 8, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th (1) (2)     Henderson / Rusk   Rusk
H 22 Nov 7, 1853 - Nov 5, 1855 5th     Henderson / Rusk   Rusk

(1) Mark Strond, District 13, Rusk. Roster of 11th Legislature, House of Representatives, "Texas Legislative Proceedings," 8/11/1866, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Not present at organization of the House on 8/6/1866. Mark Stroud sworn 8/8/1866, p. 10. House Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 5th Legislature - Roll of Members, Mark Stroud, age 42, native state Alabama, emigrated from Alabama in 1839, farmer, postoffice Henderson, Rusk County. House Journal.

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Mark Stroud, birth date 1/31/1812, death date 12/5/1888, burial in Old Henderson City Cemetery, Henderson, Rusk County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. M. Stroud, 11th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

11th R.S. - 1866
County and County Boundaries  
Public Lands  
5th R.S. - 1853
Claims and Accounts  
Land Office  

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