Joseph Tivy

Joseph Albert Tivy

Full Name: Joseph Albert Tivy
Date of birth: February 25, 1818
Date of death: July 5, 1892

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 29 Jan 14, 1873 - Jan 13, 1874 13th   Democrat Kerrville / Kerr   Bandera, Bexar, Blanco, Burnet, Comal, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Llano, Mason, Menard, Wilson

Terms of Service top

House District 29
Jan 14, 1873 - Jan 13, 1874
Legislatures: 13th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Kerrville / Kerr
Counties in district: Bandera, Bexar, Blanco, Burnet, Comal, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Llano, Mason, Menard, Wilson

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • TIVY, JOSEPH ALBERT (1818-1892). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, Joseph A. Tivy, pp. 264-266. Indian Wars and Pioneers of Texas, 1890.
  • Biographical sketch, Captain Joseph A. Tivy, pp. 239-241. Born 2/25/1819, from Canada, died 7/9/1892. Kerr County, Texas, 1856-1976, 1975.

Military Service Notes

  • Confederate States Army, Captain. First Lieutenant, Company C, 31st Texas Cavalry, Civil War. Grave marker and military grave marker, Joseph A. Tivy, birth date 2/25/1818, death date 7/5/1892, burial in Tivy Family Cemetery, Kerrville. Includes color portrait, historical marker photo. Find a Grave.

Other Resources


  • Photograph. Joseph Tivy, 13th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Joseph Tivy, 13th Legislature, DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

13th R.S. - 1873
Counties and County Boundaries  
Indian Affairs  
Land Office, Examine Books and Railroad Certificates  
Public Debt  
Public Lands and Land Office  

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