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William H. Hart
Full Name: William H. Hart
Date of birth: January 20, 1816
Date of death: February 12, 1888

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 21 Nov 2, 1863 - Aug 6, 1866 10th     Gilmer / Upshur   Upshur
H 16 Nov 7, 1853 - Nov 5, 1855 5th (1)     Gilmer / Upshur   Upshur

(1) 5th Legislature - City/county, pp. 457-461. House Journal.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch of W.H. Hart included in son Sterling Carroll Hart's sketch. W.H. Hart, "the first [Upshur] county clerk, went to the state legislature in 1856." Upshur County, Texas, Biographies. Source: Past History and Present Stage of Development of Texas, published by Forrister History Company, Chicago (1912). Genealogy Trails.
  • Other Resources
  • William H. Hart, birth date 1/20/1816, death date 2/12/1888, spouse Mary Evaline Kelsey Hart, burial in Gilmer City Cemetery, Upshur County. Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned, pp. 10, 15, 44, 61, 71. Capt. William H. Hart, appointed Postmaster of Gilmer, 7/28/1847; County Clerk of Upshur County, 1846-1848. A History of Upshur County, Texas, 1966.
  • Committee Informationtop
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Private Land Claims  
    Public Buildings  
    5th R.S. - 1853
    Engrossed Bills  
    Public Buildings  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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