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Julius Berends
Full Name: Julius Berends
Date of birth: 1817
Date of death: 1891

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 29 Jan 14, 1873 - Jan 13, 1874 13th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bandera, Bexar, Blanco, Burnet, Comal, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Llano, Mason, Menard, Wilson
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 34-37. "In 1872 Julius Berends was elected to the Texas Legislature from San Antonio. He was a member of a controversial legislative committee to enact a public school bill, which virtually closed the public schools for a time . . . [in]1875, when he went back to Germany until his death in 1891," Chapter 4, "The German-English School of San Antonio: Biography of a Building and a Concept," by Mary M. El-Beheri & Mark H. Clark, Douglas MacArthur High School, San Antonio, Texas. Occasional Papers of the Society for German-American Studies: No. 10, Papers from the St. Olaf Symposium on German-Americana, April 27-28, 1979, 1980.
  • Other Resources
  • Julius Berends, San Antonio, Bexar County, born in Prussia [ca. 1817], merchant, age 56. Directory of the Members of the Thirteenth Legislature of the State of Texas, 1873.
  • Julius Berends (1817-1891) mentioned in A Guide to the Julius Tengg Papers, 1859-1972. Texas Archival Resources Online, 2010.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Pictorial Monogram of the State Government of Texas 1873 (DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection). DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection..
  • Committee Informationtop
    13th R.S. - 1873
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