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Talvus Alexander Wilson
Full Name: Talvus Alexander Wilson
Date of birth: October 17, 1831
Date of death: December 29, 1908

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 2 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)   Democrat Unknown / Polk   Polk, San Jacinto
(1) Polk County. House Journal.
(2) Dodge, San Jacinto County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Wilson "came to Texas in 1860, and settled in Polk county, where he still resides," p. 191. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
(4) Talvus Alexander Wilson, Dodge. Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(5) Home county, San Jacinto. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 31st Legislature, R.S., 1/15/1909, p. 84. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, T.A. Wilson, p. 191. Born 1831. Married Miss E.C. Kelley. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Private, Company B, Neyland's Regiment, 24th Texas Infantry. Military grave marker, T. Alexander Wilson. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - Talvus A. Wilson, Justice Precinct 1, Livingston, Polk County, farmer, born in South Carolina in October 1831, father of Talvus D. Wilson; Elizabeth C. Wilson, mother of Talvus D. Wilson. FamilySearch.
  • T. Alexander Wilson, birth date 10/17/1831, death date 12/29/1908, interment in Union Springs Cemetery, Corrigan, Polk County. Find a Grave.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 20th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    20th R.S. - 1887
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    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
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