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Travis Shaw

Travis Shaw
Full Name: Travis Shaw
Birth date: July 2, 1842
Death date: November 28, 1883

Terms of Service

  • House, 15th Legislature
    4/18/1876 - 1/14/1879

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries


Other Resources

  • Biographical sketch, James Shaw, mentions son Travis Shaw, p. 251. Daughters of the Republic of Texas Patriot Ancestor Album 1995.
  • Travis Shaw, birth date 7/2/1842, death date 11/28/1883, burial in Early Chapel Cemetery, Lee County. Find a Grave .
  • Travis Shaw. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
  • Death notice, "Over the State: Giddings," The Galveston Daily News, 11/30/1883, p. 1, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Dateline November 29. "Hon. Travis Shaw died at his house, near Lexington, in this county, yesterday at 2 o'clock p.m." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • Biographical sketch, Travis Shaw, pp. 131-132. Relatives: Capt. James Shaw of Burleson County and member of Texas Congress and Texas Legislature - father; Travis Shaw - son. Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878 1876.
  • Travis Shaw. Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992 1992.

Committee Information

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