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Charles C. Highsmith

Charles C. Highsmith
Full Name: Charles C. Highsmith
Birth date: March 4, 1866
Death date: July 31, 1926

Terms of Service

  • House, 32nd Legislature
    1/10/1911 - 1/14/1913
  • House, 31st (1) Legislature
    1/12/1909 - 1/10/1911
(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture) 1910.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries


Other Resources

  • Biographical sketch, Charles C. Highsmith, Volume IV, p. 1625. "He represented Harris county in the thirty-first and thirty-second legislature, from 1908 to 1912." A History of Texas and Texans 1914.
  • Obituary, "C.C. Highsmith Dead," 8/1/1926, p. 4. Austin American-Statesman .
  • Charles C. Highsmith, birth date 3/4/1866 in Bastrop, death date 7/31/1926 in Houston, Harris County, attorney. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Chas. Highsmith (1866-1926), interment in Fairview Cemetery, Bastrop, Bastrop County. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, C.C. Highsmith, 8/3/1926, p. 15, Bastrop. "During his residence in Houston, Judge Highsmith served Harris County as its representative in the legislature." Fort Worth Star-Telegram .
  • Obituary, "C.C. Highsmith of Houston Died July 31st," Bastrop Advertiser, 8/12/1926, p. 1, crediting Bastrop Public Library. Birth date 3/15/1868 in Bastrop. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
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