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John Boyd
Full Name: John Boyd
Date of birth: August 7, 1796
Date of death: May 4, 1873

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 19 Nov 4, 1861 - Nov 2, 1863 9th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)     Tehuacana / Limestone   Ellis, Freestone, Limestone, Navarro
(1) Tehuacana, Limestone County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Tehuacano post office, resident county Limestone. Senate Journal.
(3) Tehuacana, Limestone County. Texas Towns Database (Texas Almanac).
(4) 9th Legislature, Regular Session - 11/12/1861, p. 42. Classification of Senators (drawing for terms of office) - drew "the short term" (two years). Senate Journal.
(5) 9th Legislature, Regular Session - 11/4/1861, p. 1. Listed in roll of Senators who "presented their credentials, took the oath prescribed by the Constitution and their seats." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • Member roster, 9th Legislature, Regular Session: name, district, resident county, post office, state of nativity, occupation, and age. Senate Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 54-55. Biographical Directory of the Texan Conventions and Congresses, 1832-1845, 1942.
  • Other Resources
  • John Boyd - birth date 8/7/1796, death date 5/4/1873; interment at Tehuacana Cemetery in Mexia, Limestone County, TX. Includes portrait and headstone photos. Find a Grave.
  • BOYD, JOHN (1796-1873). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Committee Informationtop
    9th R.S. - 1861
    Agriculture  
    Finance  
    Militia and Military Affairs  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries (Chair) 
    State Affairs  
     

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