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J. Goldsteen Dupree

Full Name: J. Goldsteen Dupree
Birth date: 1846
Death date: April 27, 1872

Terms of Service

  • House, 12th (1) (2) (3) Legislature
    2/8/1870 - 1/14/1873
     
(1) 12th Legislature, Provisional Session - Qualified and took the oath of office on 2/8/1870. House Journal .
(2) Party affiliation, Radical. Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas .
(3) Radical Republican Association, established 6/4/1870, p. 26. Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares: Black Leadership in Texas, 1868-1898 2016.
(4) Richard Allen and Em Anderson unseated in March 1873, testimony of Goldsteen Dupree, pp. 41-42. Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares: Black Leadership in Texas, 1868-1898 2016.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries

Other Resources

  • Biographical information in Alwyn Barr, "Black Legislators of Reconstruction Texas," Volume 32, Number 4, December 1986, pp. 340-352. Civil War History .
  • Biographical sketch, J. Goldstein Dupree. Born Texas, ca. 1832. Forever Free: Nineteenth Century African-American Legislators and Constitutional Convention Delegates of Texas 2002.
  • DUPREE, J. GOLDSTEEN (?-1873). Handbook of Texas Online .
  • J. Goldsteen Dupree death date 4/27/1872. Brother Benjamin (Ben) Dupree testified before the House 3/20/1873 on election irregularities. Legislative Reference Library .
  • Goldstein Dupree. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
  • Death notice, News Echo (Lockhart), 4/27/1872, p. 3, crediting the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. "Goldstine Dupree, a colored member of the Legislature, is dead."
    Burial notice (German), Die Wöchentliche Texas Post (Houston), 4/28/1872, p. 3, crediting German-Texas Heritage Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) . April 28, 1872 - Translation April 28, 1872
  • April 27, 1872
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 21-22. Birth year 1846, death year 1873, Appendix D. Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares: Black Leadership in Texas, 1868-1898 2016.

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