William B. Middleton

William B. Middleton

Full Name: William B. Middleton
Date of birth: August 4, 1819
Date of death: March 17, 1877

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 41 Nov 7, 1859 - Nov 4, 1861 8th     Leona / Leon   Leon
H 41 Nov 5, 1855 - Nov 2, 1857 6th (1)     Leona / Leon   Leon

(1) Included "[a]mong 1855 legislators that this writer has positively identified as Know Nothings." The party was active in Texas at the state level between 1855 and 1857. "An Analysis of the Texas Know Nothings," Vol. 70, No. 3, pp. 414, 416-417. Southwestern Historical Quarterly.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Texas State Troops, Brigadier General, District 18. William B. Middleton. Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, 2002.
  • Brigadier General of the Texas State Troops, 1861, pp. 58-59. Texas in the War, 1861-1865, 1965.

Other Resources


Committee Information top

8th R.S. - 1859
Private Land Claims  
Public Lands  
6th R.S. - 1855
Constitutional Amendments, Select  
Land Frauds, Select  
Land Office  
Private Land Claims No. 1  
Roads, Bridges, and Ferries  
Surveying Public Lands, Select  

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