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Finis E. Piner

F.E. Piner
Full Name: Finis E. Piner
Birth date: December 3, 1837
Death date: December 13, 1900

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 15th (1) Legislature
    4/18/1876 - 1/14/1879
    Democrat
(1) 15th Legislature - All Senators except District 7 listed in roll call as Senators elect, oath of office administered, 4/18/1876, p. 1; Drawing of Senatorial Terms, 4/27/1876, p. 98, drew "short term" (two years). Senate Journal . April 18, 1876
April 27, 1876

Biographical Notes and Resources

Photographs

Other Resources

  • Biographical sketch, p. 674. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families 1889.
  • Obituary, "Judge F.E. Piner Dead," 12/14/1900, p. 7. "Denton, Tex., Dec. 13...died at the family home...shortly after 12 o'clock today." Dallas Morning News .
  • Funeral notice, 12/15/1900, p. 6. Dallas Morning News .
  • Obituary index before 1909 lists birth date as 12/4/1837 and death date as 12/13/1900. Denton Record-Chronicle .
  • Finis E. Piner, birth date 12/3/1837, death date 12/13/1900, burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Denton. Find a Grave .
  • Biographical sketch in "The State Capital: Extending the International Railroad to Austin - Personal Notices of Senators Elect," 2/27/1876, p. 1. "Dr. Francis." Galveston Daily News .
  • Biographical sketch, F.E. Piner, pp. 118-119. Moved to Denton 1866, teacher in Masonic Building in 1867-1868, then turned to practice of law. History of Denton County, From Its Beginning to 1960 1978.
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 22-23. Birth date 12/4/1838. Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878 1876.
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