Thomas Carothers

Full Name: Thomas Carothers
Other surnames: Caruthers
Date of birth: 1818
Date of death: April 17, 1867

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H Montgomery Dec 13, 1847 - Nov 5, 1849 2nd     Unknown / Montgomery   Grimes, Montgomery, Walker

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House District Montgomery
Dec 13, 1847 - Nov 5, 1849
Legislatures: 2nd  
Home City/County: Unknown / Montgomery
Counties in district: Grimes, Montgomery, Walker

Biographical Information top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • CAROTHERS, THOMAS (ca. 1818-1867). Carothers (also spelled Caruthers). Death date 4/17/1867. Handbook of Texas Online.

Other Resources

  • United States Army, Private, 1st Texas Mounted Rifles. Thomas Carothers. FamilySearch, United States Mexican War Pension Index, 1887-1926.
  • Thomas and Mary Carothers, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Huntsville, Walker County. Plaque: "Buried here are Thomas and Mary Carothers. He was a First cousin of Gen. Sam Houston." Find a Grave.
  • Thomas Caruthers. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Carothers, Montgomery. Roster of members of the 2nd Legislature, The Texas Democrat (Austin, Texas), 12/15/1847, p. 2, crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Thomas Caruthers, Montgomery. Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.

Committee Information top

2nd R.S. - 1847
Claims and Accounts  
County Boundaries (Chair) 
Jury Fund  
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