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Samuel Houston Green

S.H. Green
Full Name: Samuel Houston Green
Birth date: January 5, 1846
Death date: October 24, 1927

Terms of Service

  • House, 30th Legislature
    1/8/1907 - 1/12/1909
  • House, 25th (1) Legislature
    1/12/1897 - 1/10/1899
(1) S.H. Green announced "as a candidate for re-election to the legislature . . . subject to the action of the citizens' party," "For the Legislature," 5/19/1898, p. 8, 6th col. Marshall Evening Messenger .

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Confederate States Army, Company C, Bird's Battalion of Couriers at Shreveport, Louisiana; War Department memo: Pvt. Capt. Jas. E. Hayden's Company, 1st Battalion, Texas-Mississippi Cavalry, subsequently became Company D, joined for duty and enrolled 2/16/1864 at Harrison County, Texas, commanded by Maj. T.J. Bird. Sam Houston Green of Marshall, Harrison County, Texas; born circa 1845 in Carroll County, Tennessee; death date 10/24/1927 in Harrison County, Texas; widow Mrs. Mattie Green of Marshall, Harrison County, marriage date 10/28/1868 in Harrison County. Pension File Nos. 37520 (S.H. Green) and 43445 (Sam Houston Green), Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com .
  • Census of 1880 - Samuel Green, Marshall, Harrison County, age 34, born circa 1846 in Texas, farmer, spouse Mattie.
    Census of 1900 - Sam Green, Harrison County, age 54, born January 1846 in Texas, farmer, spouse Martha.
    Census of 1910 - Samuel H. Green, Marshall, Harrison County, age 64, born circa 1846 in Texas, farmer, spouse Mattie A.
    FamilySearch . 1900 1880
  • 1910
  • S.H. Green, birth date 1/5/1846 in Tennessee; death date 10/24/1927 in Marshall, Harrison County, Texas; farmer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Judge S.H. Green (1846-1926), burial in Nesbitt Cemetery, Nesbitt, Harrison County. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, "Judge S.H. Green Harrison Pioneer is Buried Today," 10/25/1927, p. 6. Longview News-Journal .
  • Obituary, "Deaths: Judge S.H. Green," Wednesday evening, 10/26/1927, p. 3. "He has represented Harris County twice in the legislature . . ." Marshall Evening Messenger .
  • Biographical sketch, S.H. Green, pp. 112-113. Born 1/5/1846 near Huntingdon, Tennessee; married Mattie Nesbitt in 1868, daughter of Nathan Nesbitt of Harrison County. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature 1897.
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