Johann Leyendecker

Johann Frederic Leyendecker

Full Name: Johann Frederic "Fritz" Leyendecker
Date of birth: October 3, 1838
Date of death: August 8, 1908

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 25 Jan 14, 1873 - Jan 13, 1874 13th   Democrat Columbus / Colorado   Colorado, Lavaca

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House District 25
Jan 14, 1873 - Jan 13, 1874
Legislatures: 13th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Columbus / Colorado
Counties in district: Colorado, Lavaca

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Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Johann Frederick "Fritz" Leyendecker, birth date 10/3/1838, death date 8/8/1908, burial in Leyendecker Family Cemetery, Colorado County. Includes biographical sketch and reprint of obituary from the Weimar Mercury, 10/2/1908; member of the 13th Legislature in 1873. No grave marker photograph. Find a Grave.
  • LEYENDECKER, JOHANN FRIEDRICH (1838-1908). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, Boniface Juvenal Leyendecker (1866-1953), including profile in Laredo Times, 4/11/1943, and obituary in San Antonio Express, 6/28/1953. Relatives: John (Johann) Leyendecker (Representative from Colorado County, 1873-1874) - father, Boniface Leyendecker - son. The Strangest Names in American Political History.

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Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

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13th R.S. - 1873
Private Land Claims  
State Affairs  

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