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George Washington Hill

Full Name: George Washington Hill
Birth date: April 22, 1814
Death date: May 29, 1860

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 4th (1) (2) Legislature
    11/3/1851 - 11/7/1853
(1) Entire Senate went up for reelection due to Senatorial redistricting. Act passed Feb. 2, 1853, 4th Legislature, 1st C.S., ch. 4, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950 1950.
(2) 4th Legislature, Regular Session - Roll of Senators elect presented their credentials, qualified, and took their seats, 11/3/1851, pp. 3-4. Senate Journal .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Other Resources

  • Biographical sketch, p. 102, physician. Biographical Directory of the Texan Conventions and Congresses, 1832-1845 1942.
  • HILL, GEORGE WASHINGTON (1814-1860). Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Biographical sketches, pp. 210-211. "There was a large number of doctors in the legislature - twenty-two, according to Travis County annalist Brown, with at least two of these in the Senate (George W. Hill and Marion DeKalb Taylor), to be joined by a third toward the close of the session.". The Texas Senate: Volume I, Republic to Civil War, 1836-1861 1990.
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