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George Smith George Washington Smith
Full Name: George Washington Smith
Date of birth: September 25, 1822
Date of death: October 21, 1873

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 25 Jan 14, 1873 - Oct 21, 1873 13th   Democrat Columbus / Colorado   Colorado, Lavaca
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, George Washington Smith, Associate Justice, Texas Supreme Court, 1866-1867. Justices of Texas, 1836-1986 (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin), 2004.
  • Biographical sketch, birth date 9/25/1822, death date 10/21/1873. Nesbitt Memorial Library. Nesbitt Memorial Library Journal, Volume 4, Number 1, January 1994, Columbus, Texas, p. 42, crediting Nesbitt Memorial Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Other Resources
  • Grave marker photo, Judge Geo. W. Smith, birth date 9/25/1822, death date 10/21/1873. Henry V Hinch Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • Portrait. Texas Jurists, 1836 - 1936, 1936.
  • SMITH, GEORGE WASHINGTON (ca. 1823-1873). Death date 10/24/1873. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. George Smith, Texas Jurists Collection
  • Photograph. George Smith, 13th Legislature, DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection.
  • Photograph. George Smith, 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
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Federal Relations  
    Financial Condition of the State (Chair) 
    Impeachment Managers, John G. Scott, Judge of the Tenth Judicial District (Chair) 
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 1 (Chair) 
    State Indebtedness to the International and Texas Pacific Railroad Companies  
    Superintendent of Public Instruction, Select  
     

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