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Dethloff Willrodt

Dethloff Willrodt
Full Name: Dethloff Willrodt
Birth date: December 19, 1840
Death date: June 12, 1932

Terms of Service

  • House, 26th (1) (2) Legislature
    1/10/1899 - 1/8/1901
    Democrat
(1) "Didn't run as a Democrat," 11/14/1898, p. 4. "Mr. Willrodt is no democrat and did not so announce himself." Galveston Daily News .
(2) Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Photographs

Other Resources

  • Biographical sketch, Volume IV, p. 1634. Birth date 12/19/1840 in the town of Luetenberg, near Kiel, in Holstein, a Danish province; first marriage to Margaret Herbst (died 1845), second marriage to Elizabeth Waak, 2/5/1869. A History of Texas and Texans 1916.
  • Confederate States Army, Company E, Waul's Legion. "But in 1862 he was a victim of the conscript laws of the Confederacy . . . " A History of Texas and Texans 1916.
  • Dethloff Willrodt, birth date 1/19/1840, death date 6/12/1932, spouse Elisabeth Waak Willrodt, interment in Coshatte Cemetery, Austin County. Find a Grave .
  • Biographical sketch, Dethloff Willrodt (1840-1932). The Strangest Names in American Political History 2013.

Committee Information

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