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W. Graham William Hugh Graham
Full Name: William Hugh Graham
Date of birth: February 14, 1839
Date of death: September 10, 1919

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 59 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Mance / Henderson   Henderson, Navarro
H 59 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (1)   Democrat Mance / Henderson   Henderson, Navarro
(1) Mance post office closed in 1905. Handbook of Texas Online.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, p. 149, William H. Gresham, birth date 2/24/1839. Index pp. 4 and 6, asterisk notes name should be Graham instead of Gresham as over sketch. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • William Hugh Graham, birth date 2/14/1839, death date 9/10/1919, interment in Cottonwood Cemetery, Eustace, Henderson County. Find a Grave.
  • Cottonwood Cemetery (also known as Graham Cemetery), Henderson County Texas; William Hugh Graham Family Group Sheet. Wm. H. Graham - CSA 18th Texas Cavalry; served in the 25th and 26th State Legislature; Mason. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service. Cottonwood Cemetery William Hugh Graham Family Group Sheet
  • Listed in "History of Legislative Representatives From This County [Henderson] Compiled," from Athens Weekly Review, 11/10/1938. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W. Graham, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. W. Graham, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Public Debt  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Absence of Certain Members, Investigate, Special  
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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