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Charles L. Cleveland

Full Name: Charles Lander Cleveland
Birth date: August 25, 1824
Death date: February 9, 1892

Terms of Service

  • House, 6th (1) (2) Legislature
    11/5/1855 - 11/2/1857
(1) "Judge Cleveland was also active in the Democratic party and was a delegate to the 1854 Democratic state convention from Liberty County." Handbook of Texas Online .
(2) Included "[a]mong 1855 legislators that this writer has positively identified as Know Nothings." The party was active in Texas at the state level between 1855 and 1857. "An Analysis of the Texas Know Nothings," The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 70, Number 3, January 1967, pp. 414, 416-417, crediting Texas State Historical Association. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .

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