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Washington Edmund Goodrich

Full Name: Washington Edmund Goodrich
Birth date: June 20, 1829
Death date: October 18, 1897

Terms of Service

  • House, 9th Legislature
    11/4/1861 - 11/2/1863
  • House, 8th (1) Legislature
    3/18/1861 - 11/4/1861
(1) Washington Goodrich, sworn 3/18/1861, succeeded M.D. Anderson, resigned 2/8/1861. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Other Resources

  • W.E. Goodrich, birth date 6/20/1829 in Nashville, Tennessee; death date 10/18/1897 in Seguin, Texas; burial in Riverside Cemetery, Seguin, Guadalupe County. Find a Grave .
  • GOODRICH, WASHINGTON EDMUND (1829-1909). Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Notice of death, Freie Presse für Texas., 10/18/1897, p. 4. "In Seguin starb im Ulter von 68 Jahren Richter W.E. Goodrich . . ." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • Biographical sketch, W.E. Goodrich, pp. 262-263. "In 1861 he was elected to the legislature to fill the unexpired term of M.D. Anderson, who resigned and left the country, and in the same year he was elected to represent Guadalupe county in the legislature for the regular term." The Encyclopedia of the New West 1881.

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