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George Todd George Thomas Todd
Full Name: George Thomas Todd
Date of birth: May 6, 1839
Date of death: February 2, 1913

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 11 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (1)   Democrat Jefferson / Marion   Bowie, Cass, Marion, Morris
(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, George Thomas Todd, Chronicles of the Builders of the Commonwealth, pp. 268-269. Google Books.
  • TODD, GEORGE T. (1839-1913). "He [Todd] was elected district attorney of the Eighth Judicial District and held the office until he was removed as an 'impediment to Reconstruction.'" Todd attended the democratic state conventions in 1882 and 1886. Death date 1/29/1913. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Obituary and portrait, Capt. George T. Todd, Volume 21, Number 7, July 1913, p. 347. George Thomas Todd, born May 1839, death date 1/27/1913. Confederate Veteran, 1893.
  • Confederate States Army, Captain, Company A, 1st Texas Infantry. Military grave marker, George T. Todd. Find a Grave.
  • George Todd's "Sketch of History: First Texas Infantry Regiment," Texas Brigade.
  • Hood's Texas Brigade. George T. Todd, birth date 5/6/1839, death date 2/2/1913. Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, 2002.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in "'Blessed with Peace!' War's Bitter Aftermath," pp. 102-136. Brush Men and Vigilantes: Civil War Dissent in Texas, 2000.
  • Capt. George T. Todd, birth date 5/6/1839, death date 2/2/1913, portrait, interment in Oakwood Cemetery, Jefferson, Marion County Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned in TODD, WILLIAM SMITH (1808-1864). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Obituary of Mrs. George T. Todd, 10/19/1916, Marion County obituaries, RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Text of historical marker at site of Captain George T. Todd home in Jefferson, TX. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. George Todd, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 17th session composite photo of House members (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    17th R.S. - 1881
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Educational Affairs (Chair) 
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Senatorial and Representative Districts  
     

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