Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

LRL Home - Legislators and Leaders - Texas Legislators: Past & Present - Member profile

William H. Hart
Full Name: William H. Hart
Date of birth: January 20, 1816
Date of death: February 12, 1888

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 21 Nov 2, 1863 - Aug 6, 1866 10th     Gilmer / Upshur   Upshur
H 16 Nov 7, 1853 - Nov 5, 1855 5th (1)     Gilmer / Upshur   Upshur
(1) 5th Legislature - City/county, pp. 457-461. House Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch of W.H. Hart included in son Sterling Carroll Hart's sketch. W.H. Hart, "the first [Upshur] county clerk, went to the state legislature in 1856." Upshur County, Texas, Biographies. Source: Past History and Present Stage of Development of Texas, published by Forrister History Company, Chicago (1912). Genealogy Trails.
  • Other Resources
  • William H. Hart, birth date 1/20/1816, death date 2/12/1888, spouse Mary Evaline Kelsey Hart, interment in Gilmer City Cemetery, Upshur County. Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned, pp. 10, 15, 44, 61, 71. Capt. William H. Hart, appointed Postmaster of Gilmer, 7/28/1847; County Clerk of Upshur County, 1846-1848. A History of Upshur County, Texas, 1966.
  • Committee Informationtop
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Private Land Claims  
    Public Buildings  
    5th R.S. - 1853
    Engrossed Bills  
    Public Buildings  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
     

    This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

    Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.

    Many photos in Texas Legislators: Past and Present are used with permission of the Texas State Preservation Board. For permission to reproduce these photos, please contact the Texas State Preservation Board graphics coordinator at 512-475-3060.