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William B.P. Gaines

Full Name: William Baxter Pendleton Gaines
Birth date: September 17, 1808
Death date: May 19, 1891

Terms of Service

  • House, 6th Legislature
    11/5/1855 - 11/2/1857

Biographical Notes and Resources

Other Resources

  • William Baxter Pendleton "W.B.P." Gaines, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Travis County. Includes military records, burial notice from Weekly Democratic Statesman, 5/28/1891. Find a Grave .
  • GAINES, WILLIAM BAXTER PENDLETON (1808-1891). Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Death notice, "Colonel W.B.P. Gaines," Evening Tribune (Galveston), 5/28/1891, p. 1, crediting Rosenberg Library. "In 1855-56 he represented Brazoria county in the Legislature." Death date 5/19/1891. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
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