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George Quinan
Full Name: George E. Quinan
Date of birth: August 12, 1819
Date of death: January 25, 1893

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 24 Nov 2, 1857 - Nov 4, 1861 8th (1)   7th (2)     Wharton / Wharton   Brazoria, Fort Bend, Matagorda, Wharton
(1) 8th Legislature - 11/7/1859, p. 4. Holdover Senator, listed in "The roll of Senators then being called, the following Senators answered to their names. . ." Senate Journal.
(2) Listed in "New Senators elected: Democrats." Civilian and Gazette Weekly, 9/8/1857, p. 2, crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • QUINAN, GEORGE E. (1819-1893). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Portrait. Texas Jurists, 1836 - 1936, 1936.
  • Committee Informationtop
    8th R.S. - 1859
    Education (Chair) 
    Federal Relations  
    Judiciary  
    Public Lands  
    State Penitentiary, Location of a Branch, Select  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    7th R.S. - 1857
    Education (Chair) 
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary  
    Land Office  
    Public Lands  
    State Affairs  
     

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