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M.D. Anderson M.D. Anderson
Full Name: Matthew Dawson Anderson
Date of birth: November 16, 1807
Date of death: May 7, 1889

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 63 Nov 7, 1859 - Feb 8, 1861 8th (1)     Unknown / Guadalupe   Guadalupe

(1) Washington Goodrich, sworn 3/18/1861, succeeded M.D. Anderson, resigned 2/8/1861. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Matthew Dawson Anderson Papers #0448. Biographical sketch. Birth date 11/16/1807, death date 5/7/1889. Texas Collection, Baylor University.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait. Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature, 1860.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in "Early History of Guadalupe County," p. 430. Early Settlers and Indian Fighters of Southwest Texas, 1900.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. M.D. Anderson, 8th Legislature, Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature
  • Committee Informationtop
    8th R.S. - 1859
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Land Office  
    Probate Laws  

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