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Eli Shelton

Eli Shelton
Full Name: Eli Jenway Shelton
Birth date: April 11, 1823
Death date: September 14, 1912

Terms of Service

  • House, 13th Legislature
    1/14/1873 - 1/13/1874
    Democrat
  • House, 8th Legislature
    11/7/1859 - 11/4/1861
     
  • House, 7th (1) Legislature
    11/2/1857 - 11/7/1859
     
(1) Democrat. Civilian and Gazette. Weekly. (Galveston, Texas), 9/8/1857, p. 2, crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Photographs

  • Photograph. Eli Shelton, DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection.
  • Photograph. Eli Shelton, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Eli Shelton, Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature

Other Resources

Committee Information

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