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Ammon Underwood Ammon Underwood
Full Name: Ammon Underwood
Date of birth: February 13, 1810
Date of death: November 17, 1887

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 64 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7)   Democrat Columbia / Brazoria   Brazoria, Galveston
(1) Postoffice Columbia. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Announcement declaring "A. Underwood, of Brazoria County, Democratic Candidate for Representative of the 64th District in the Nineteenth Legislature.". Galveston Daily News.
(3) Columbia was in Brazoria County. By the 1890s Columbia was the largest town in the county. Handbook of Texas Online.
(4) Galveston County. House Journal.
(5) Home address, Columbia; home county, Brazoria. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(6) Postoffice Columbia. Rules of Order of the House of Representatives of the Nineteenth Legislature, 1885.
(7) Home county, Brazoria. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • UNDERWOOD, AMMON (1810-1887). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Ammon Underwood, 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 19th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
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