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

Terms of Service top
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
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • J.F. Leyendecker. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Johann Frederick "Fritz" Leyendecker, birth date 10/3/1838, death date 8/8/1908, interment in Leyendecker Family Cemetery, Colorado County. Biographical sketch and obituary from Weimar Mercury, 10/2/1908, note he was a member of the 13th Legislature in 1873. 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, 2013.
  • Other Resources
  • J.F. Leyendecker. Directory of the Members of the Thirteenth Legislature of the State of Texas, 1873.
  • John F. Leyendecker. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John Leyendecker, 13th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Johann Leyendecker, 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
    Education  
    Immigration  
    Private Land Claims  
    Redistricting  
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