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Frederick Foscue

Frederick Foscue
Full Name: Frederick Forney Foscue
Birth date: September 11, 1819
Death date: March 3, 1906

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 11th (1) (2) (3) Legislature
    8/6/1866 - 2/7/1870
     
  • House, 10th Legislature
    11/2/1863 - 8/6/1866
     
  • House, 8th Legislature
    11/7/1859 - 11/4/1861
     
(1) 11th Legislature - All 33 Senate districts listed in roll call presenting credentials, oath of office administered, 8/6/1866, pp. 2, 4-5. Senate Journal .
(2) Constitution of 1866, Article III, §§ 29, 30, retained the apportionment of 1860 for Senatorial districts. Texas Constitutions Digitization Project (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin) 2009.
(3) Entire Senate went up for reelection - Constitution of 1869, Article III, § 39. Texas Constitutions Digitization Project (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin) 2009.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • Member roster, 11th Legislature, Regular Session: name, district, resident county, post office, state of nativity, occupation, and age in 1866. Senate Journal .

Photographs

  • Photograph. Frederick Foscue, By the Austin Photograph Co., Prints and Photographs Collection, [identifier number: di_03923, di_03924], The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Photograph. Frederick Foscue, Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature

Other Resources

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