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

Mirabeau Lamar
Full Name: Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar
Date of birth: August 16, 1798
Date of death: December 19, 1859

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H San Patricio Dec 13, 1847 - Jan 28, 1848 2nd (1) (2)     Unknown / San Patricio   Nueces, San Patricio
(1) Lamar resigned 1/28/1848. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Roster of members of the 2nd Legislature, Texas Democrat, 12/15/1847, 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
  • Biographical sketch, p. 501. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
  • LAMAR, MIRABEAU BUONAPARTE (1798-1859). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, Lone Star Junction, 1995.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned, pp. 10, 16. Austin Lawyers: A Legacy of Leadership and Service, 2005.
  • Vice President of the Republic of Texas, 10/22/1836 - 12/10/1838, President of the Republic of Texas, 12/10/1838 - 12/13/1841. Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    2nd R.S. - 1847
    Military Affairs  
    State Affairs  
     

    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.