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Gideon Smith

Full Name: Gideon Smith
Birth date: April 10, 1815
Death date: February 15, 1892

Terms of Service

  • 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

Other Resources

  • Confederate States Army, Colonel, 9th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Sims'), Company B, enlistment date 10/14/1862, discharge date 5/26/1862. Gideon Smith, birth date 4/10/1815, death date 2/15/1892, burial in Willow Wild Cemetery, Bonham. U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1970; U.S., Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865. Ancestry.com .
  • Confederate States Army, Colonel, Troop B, 9th Regiment, Texas Cavalry. Military grave marker, Gideon Smith, birth date 4/10/1815, death date 2/15/1892, burial in Willow Wild Cemetery, Bonham, Fannin County. Biographical sketch in the Bonham News, 5/4/1909. Find a Grave .
  • SMITH, GIDEON (1815-1892). Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Relatives: Nathan A. Smith - father; Gideon Smith - son. "From Slave Days to the Present: A Fannin County Story," 2/28/2009. North Texas e-News .
  • Confederate States Army, Captain, 9th Texas Cavalry; Colonel, 2nd Cavalry Texas State Troops. Gideon Smith. Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide 2002.
  • Confederate States Army, Colonel, 2nd Cavalry Regiment Texas State Troops, p. 35. Texas in the War, 1861-1865 1965.
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