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Orlando Hollingsworth Orlando Newton Hollingsworth
Full Name: Orlando Newton Hollingsworth
Date of birth: April 5, 1836
Date of death: 1919

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 28 Jan 14, 1873 - Jan 13, 1874 13th   Democrat San Marcos / Hays   Bell, Brown, Coleman, Comanche, Concho, Coryell, Hamilton, Hays, Lampasas, McCulloch, San Saba, Travis, Williamson
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • HOLLINGSWORTH, ORLANDO NEWTON (1836-?). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Captain R.H. Cumby's Company B, 3rd Texas Cavalry, later appointed adjutant of 3rd Texas Cavalry. Biographical sketch, p. 134. Birth date 4/5/1836. Texans Who Wore the Gray, 1907.
  • Other Resources
  • Orlando Hollingsworth, birth 1836, death 1919, son of Benjamin Benton Hollingsworth and Joicey Jones, marriage to Ruth Grace Katherine Platner 1865, residence in San Marcos, Hays County 1870. Census of 1870, Katelyn Hollan Kennerly Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • Mentioned in "Through the Years - San Saba Representatives in Legislative History," 4/1/1948, p. 9. San Saba News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Orlando Hollingsworth, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Orlando Hollingsworth, 13th Legislature, DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Pictorial Monogram of the State Government of Texas 1873 (DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection). DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection..
  • Committee Informationtop
    13th R.S. - 1873
    Comptroller's and Treasurer's Offices, Examine  
    Education  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Penitentiary  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Redistricting  
    State Penitentiary, Select (Chair) 
     

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