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Edwin B. Adams Edwin Briant Adams
Full Name: Edwin Briant Adams
Date of birth: August 15, 1817
Date of death: July 23, 1890

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 54 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1) (2)   Democrat Lovelady / Trinity   Harris, Montgomery, Trinity, Walker
H 2 Nov 2, 1863 - Aug 6, 1866 10th     Moscow / Polk   Liberty, Polk
(1) Home post office, Lovelady [in Houston County]; home county, Trinity. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
(2) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Biographical Sketches
  • Biography, Edwin Briant Adams, p. 262. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Texas State Troops, Private. Known as "Colonel." Col Edwin Bryant Adams. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Col. Edwin Bryant Adams, born 1817 in South Carolina; death date 7/23/1890 in Lovelady, Houston County; interment in Evergreen Cemetery, Lovelady, Houston County. Inscription: Col. E.B. Adams. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, Colonel E.B. Adams. Lovelady, Tex. July 23. Galveston Daily News, 7/25/1890, p. 1, crediting the Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Edwin B. Adams, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 18th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    18th R.S. - 1883
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Military Affairs  
    Public Health, Vital Statistics and History of Texas  
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Lunatic Asylum  
    Public Debt  

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