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Adolphus Samuel Henry

A.S. Henry
Full Name: Adolphus Samuel Henry
Birth date: January 17, 1858
Death date: December 17, 1945

Terms of Service

  • House, 23rd Legislature
    1/10/1893 - 1/8/1895

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Biographical sketch, Hon. Patrick Henry, Volume V, pp. 2218-2220. Born in the year 1886, parents A.S. and Anna Freeman Henry; descendant of the famous orator Patrick Henry; Texas Christian University; elected to 33rd Legislature; Christian minister in the Church of the Disciples; married to Anna Butts Henry, children Elizabeth and Patrick, Jr. Relatives: A.S. Henry (Representative in 23rd Legislature from Navarro County), father; Patrick Henry, son. A History of Texas and Texans 1916.
  • Census of 1880 - A.S. Henry, Navarro County, age 22, born circa 1858 in Texas, clerk in store, living in household of E.M. Ewing.
    Adolphus Samuel Henry and Anna Asthera/Asthena Freeman, parents of Lonnie Ophelia Henry, birth date 5/17/1889 in Blooming Grove, Navarro County, 5/17/1889; Josephine Edda Henry, birth date 8/2/1895 in B. Grove, Navarro County.
    Census of 1900 - Adolphus Henry, Mitchell County, age 42, born January 1858 in Texas, cattle raising, wife Anna, daughters Viola, Lannis, and Josephine, sons Edward and Patric H.
    Census of 1920 - Adolphus S. Hurry [Henry], Tarrant County, age 62, born circa 1858 in Texas, farmer, wife Anna, son Edward A., daughter Josephine E.
    Census of 1930 - A.S. Henry, Tarrant County, age 72, born circa 1858 in Texas, farmer, wife Anna A., son Edward A., daughter Josephine E.
    Census of 1940 - Adolphus S. Henry, Tarrant County, age 82, born circa 1858 in Texas, son Edward A., living in household of daughter Josephine Henry, FamilySearch . Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981 (1) Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981 (2)
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  • A.S. Henry, birth date 1/17/1858; death date 12/17/1945 in Dallas, Dallas County; residence in Arlington, Tarrant County; farmer.
    Adolphus Samuel Henry and Anna A. Freeman, parents of Edward Adolphus Henry, birth date 1/8/1884, death date 11/23/1959. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 . A.S. Henry Edward Adolphus Henry
  • Adolphus S. Henry, birth date 1/19/1858, death date 12/17/1945, burial in Arlington Cemetery, Arlington, Tarrant County. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, "A.S. Henry, 87, Church, Civil Leader, Dies," 12/18/1945, Morning, p. 2. "As a member of the 23rd Legislature from Navarro County, Mr. Henry was a leader in creating the Texas Railroad Commission." Farmer in Arlington community for last 30 years.
    Photo, "Funeral for A.S. Henry, Pioneer Merchant, Today," 12/18/1945, Evening, p. 12. Fort Worth Star-Telegram .
  • 23rd Legislature (1893) - A.S. Henry, postoffice Blooming Grove, nativity Texas, age 35 (born circa 1858), merchant, 35 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual .

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