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S.S. Weaver

Simeon Weaver
Full Name: S. S. Weaver
Birth date: June 8, 1829
Death date: April 20, 1881

Terms of Service

  • House, 12th (1) (2) (3) Legislature
    2/8/1870 - 7/3/1871
     
(1) 12th Legislature, Provisional Session - Qualified and took the oath of office on 2/8/1870. House Journal .
(2) John A.B. Putnam, sworn 10/31/1871, succeeded Simeon S. Weaver, resigned 7/3/1871. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(3) Party affiliation, Democrat. Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas .

Biographical Notes and Resources

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Other Resources

  • Census of 1860 - S.S. Weaver, Hopkins County, age 30, born circa 1830 in Illinois, attorney at law, wife Drucilla.
    Census of 1870 - Shederie S. Weaver, Hunt County, age 40, born circa 1829 in Illinois, attorney at law, wife Drewsilla.
    Census of 1880 - S.S. Weaver, Hunt County, age 50, born circa 1830 in Illinois, attorney at law, wife D.C. Weaver.
    Shedrack S. Weaver married Drucilla Matthews, 8/23/1857 in Cooke County. FamilySearch . 1880 1860
  • 1870
  • S.S. Weaver, birth date 6/8/1829, death date 4/20/1881, burial in East Mount Cemetery, Greenville, Hunt County. Find a Grave .
  • Simeon S. Weaver. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
  • Notice of death, Christian Messenger (Bonham), 4/27/1881, p. 8, crediting Bonham Public Library.
    Notice of death, Daily Democrat (Fort Worth), 5/18/1881, p.2, crediting Fort Worth Public Library. "He had been a member of the legislature from Hunt county, had been district judge, and was a lawyer of prominence in that section of the state." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) . 5/18/1881 4/27/1881
  • Relatives: John Calvin Weaver and S.S. Weaver, brothers. Biographical sketch, "Dr. J.C. Weaver," Lewis Publishing Company, A Memorial and Biographical History of Johnson and Hill Counties, Texas, 1892, pp. 509-511, crediting the Dallas Genealogical Society. "In 1871 Dr. Weaver represented Johnson, Hood, Palo Pinto, Parker, Erath and counties in the Twelfth Legislature of the State."
    S.S. Weaver, "deceased, was a lawyer by profession, represented Hunt county in the Twelfth Legislature of the State several terms. . ." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .

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