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Levi Gillette Levi Gillette
Full Name: Levi Elliott Gillette
Date of birth: December 16, 1831
Date of death: February 18, 1908

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 20 Jan 14, 1873 - Jan 13, 1874 13th (1)   Democrat Towash / Hill   Ellis, Hill, Kaufman, Navarro
(1) Located in west central Hill County, the area was originally settled by Indians; Anglo-American traders and soldiers referred to the settlement as Towash Village, for the name of the Indians' leader, and later Anglo settlers kept the name. In 1951 the site was inundated as a result of the construction of Lake Whitney. Handbook of Texas Online.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • GILLETTE, LEVI ELLIOTT (1831-1908). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Levi Gillette, 13th Legislature, DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection.
  • Photograph. Levi Gillette, 13th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • 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
    Apportionment  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Federal Relations  
    Immigration  
    Superintendent of Public Schools  
     

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