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Erasmus Giles Collier
Full Name: Erasmus Giles Collier
Date of birth: 1802
Date of death: 1858

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 37 Nov 7, 1853 - Nov 5, 1855 5th     Montgomery / Montgomery   Montgomery
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 5th Legislature - Roll of Members, Collier, age 50, emigrated from Alabama in 1846, native state Virginia, farmer, postoffice Montgomery, Montgomery County. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • COLLIER, ERASMUS GILES (1802-1858). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1850 - E.G. Collier, Montgomery, Montgomery County, age 48, born circa 1802 in Virginia, hotel keeper, living in household with Sinai Collier. FamilySearch.
  • "Hon. E.G. Collier has broken his leg and his recovery is doubtful." The Texas State Times (Austin, Texas), 2/10/1855, p. 2, crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Included on list of "Texas Whigs Named in Newspapers and Identified From the Census of 1850," Vol. 73, No. 1, pp. 30-33. Southwestern Historical Quarterly.
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