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Henry Williams Sublett

Full Name: Henry Williams Sublett
Other surnames: Sublitt
Birth date: May 27, 1817
Death date: October 3, 1859

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 5th (2) (3) (4) Legislature
    11/7/1853 - 11/5/1855
     
  • House, 1st (1) Legislature
    2/16/1846 - 12/13/1847
     
(1) Democrat. Table of members of the 1st Legislature, The Texas Democrat (Austin, Texas), 5/20/1846, p. 3, crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
(2) Democrat - Listed as delegate to Democratic State Convention in Austin, 1/9/1854. Tri-Weekly State Times (Austin, Texas), 1/17/1854, p. 1, crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
(3) 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) .
(4) 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 .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Other Resources

  • Henry Williams Sublett, birth date 5/27/1817 in Kentucky, death date 10/3/1859 in Austin, biographical sketch, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin. Name on tombstone misspelled as Sublitt. Find a Grave .
  • SUBLETT, HENRY WILLIAMS (1817-1859). Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Biographical notes, p. 246. The Texas Senate: Volume I, Republic to Civil War, 1836-1861 1990.

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