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Charles B. Welhausen

C. Welhausen
Full Name: Charles B. Welhausen
Other surnames: Wellhausen, Wollhausen
Birth date: September 2, 1835
Death date: November 3, 1916

Terms of Service

  • House, 21st (1) (2) (3) Legislature
    1/8/1889 - 1/13/1891
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives .
(2) C. Wellhausen. House Journal .
(3) C. Wollhausen. Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Chas. Welhausen, death date 11/8/1916 in Shiner, Lavaca County. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Chas. Welhausen, birth date 9/2/1835 in Hanover, death date 11/3/1916 in Shiner, Texas, photos, burial in Shiner Cemetery, Shiner, Lavaca County. Find a Grave .
  • WELHAUSEN, CHARLES (1835-1916). Death date 11/3/1916. Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Confederate States Army, Captain, 5th Texas Field Artillery (Creuzbauer's/Welhausen's Battery). Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Biographical sketch, Charles Wellhausen, p. 364. Born 1835 in Hanover, Germany. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature 1889.
  • Charles Welhausen, birth date 9/2/1835, death date 11/8/1916, state legislator. Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide 2002.
  • Historical markers, Captain Charles Welhausen and Shiner-Welhausen Homestead, Shiner, Lavaca County. Texas Historic Sites Atlas (Texas Historical Commission) . Captain Charles Welhausen Shiner-Welhausen Homestead
  • Account of Captain Wellhausen's participation in the Battle of Calcasieu Pass. "Calcasieu Pass Victory, Heroism 'Equal Dowling's,'" Port Arthur News, 1/3/1971. W.T. Block, Jr. .
  • Obituary, "Captain Welhausen Dead," 11/10/1916, p. 7, report from Shiner, Tex., Nov. 3, "Captain Charles Welhausen died very suddenly this morning . . . " Weimar Mercury (Weimar, Colorado County, Texas) .
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