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Delaney E. Tompkins

Full Name: Delaney E. Tompkins
Birth date: May 8, 1831
Death date: August 22, 1896

Terms of Service

  • House, 20th (1) (2) (3) Legislature
    1/11/1887 - 1/8/1889
    Democrat
(1) Emilee post office discontinued in 1946. Handbook of Texas Online .
(2) "In politics he is an Independent Democrat," p. 187. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature 1887.
(3) Delana E. Tompkins, Emilee. Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Other Resources

  • Census of 1870 - Delano Tompkins, Tyler County, born in Indiana around 1831.
    Census of 1880 - D.E. Tompkins, Tyler County, blacksmith, born in Indiana around 1831. FamilySearch . 1880 1870
  • Delaney E. Tompkins, birth date 5/8/1831, death year 8/22/1896, interment in Ebenezer Cemetery, Colmesneil, Tyler County. Find a Grave .
  • Confederate States Army, Private, Company K, 13th Texas Cavalry. Military grave marker, Delaney E. Tompkins. Find a Grave .
  • Biographical sketch, D.E. Tompkins, pp. 186-187. Born 5/8/1831 in Monroe County, Indiana. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature 1887.

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