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Mark Stroud

M. Stroud
Full Name: Mark Stroud
Other surnames: Strond
Birth date: January 31, 1812
Death date: December 5, 1888

Terms of Service

  • House, 11th (1) (2) Legislature
    8/8/1866 - 2/7/1870
  • House, 5th Legislature
    11/7/1853 - 11/5/1855
(1) Mark Strond, District 13, Rusk. Roster of 11th Legislature, House of Representatives, "Texas Legislative Proceedings," 8/11/1866, p. 1. Galveston Daily News .
(2) Not present at organization of the House on 8/6/1866. Mark Stroud sworn 8/8/1866, p. 10. House Journal .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 5th Legislature - Roll of Members, Mark Stroud, age 42, native state Alabama, emigrated from Alabama in 1839, farmer, postoffice Henderson, Rusk County. House Journal .


Other Resources

  • Mentioned in biographical sketch of son Alpheus D. Stroud, M.D., Volume IV, pp. 1992-1993. Mark Stroud, born January 1812 in Walton County, Georgia; died December 1888 in Rusk, Texas. "Prior to the outbreak of the war between the states he was a member of the lower house of the state legislature, and always aided and abetted in the success of the democratic party." A History of Texas and Texans 1914.
  • Mark Stroud, birth date 1/31/1812, death date 12/5/1888, burial in Old Henderson City Cemetery, Henderson, Rusk County. Find a Grave .
  • STROUD, MARK (1812-1888). Handbook of Texas Online .

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