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Sterling Hendricks
Full Name: Sterling Brown Hendricks
Date of birth: July 21, 1821
Date of death: December 11, 1909

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 16 Nov 4, 1861 - Jan 14, 1862 9th (1)     Elysian Fields / Harrison   Harrison, Panola

(1) E.A. Blanch, in special election 8/4/1862, succeeded Sterling B. Hendricks. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • HENDRICKS, STERLING BROWN (1821-1909). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch included in "The Somervell Expedition to the Rio Grande," The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Vol 23, July 1919-April 1920, p. 112, crediting Texas State Historical Association. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Committee Informationtop
    9th R.S. - 1861
    Internal Improvement  
    Slaves and Slavery  

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