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Antoine Superviele

Full Name: Antoine Superviele
Other surnames: Superveile
Birth date: 1809
Death date: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 6th (3) (4) & 5th (1) (2) Legislatures
    11/7/1853 - 11/2/1857
     
(1) Roster of members elect of the 5th Legislature, state elections, 1853. Texas State Gazette (Austin, Texas), 8/20/1853, p. 3, crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
(2) 5th Legislature - Roll of Senators elected since the last adjournment presented their credentials, and being qualified, took their seats, 11/7/1853, p. 2. Senate Journal .
(3) 6th Legislature, Regular Session - Roll of Senators (holdover Senator), 11/5/1855, p. 4. Senate Journal .
(4) 6th Legislature - Listed in the "19 members of the Senate [who] retained their seats from the 5th Legislature," p. 258. The Texas Senate: Volume I, Republic to Civil War, 1836-1861 1990.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 5th Legislature - Roll of Members, A. Superveile, native of France, emigrated to Texas in 1843, birth year 1809 estimated from age 44 in 1853, lawyer, p. 458. House Journal .

Other Resources

  • Possibly A. Superviele described in J. Fred Rippy, "Mexican Projects of the Confederates," III. Confederate relations with the monarchical party in Mexico, 1863, Vol. 22, No. 4, April 1919, pp. 304-307. Southwestern Historical Quarterly .
  • Biographical notes, p. 246. The Texas Senate: Volume I, Republic to Civil War, 1836-1861 1990.

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