Cader Adkin Shelby

Full Name: Cader Adkin Shelby
Date of birth: March 23, 1862
Date of death: April 28, 1931

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 5 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th (1)   Democrat Mount Vernon / Franklin   Delta, Franklin, Hopkins
H 5 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Mount Vernon / Franklin   Delta, Franklin, Hopkins

(1) Candidate for re-election, "Hon. C.A. Shelby for Floater," The Sulphur Springs Gazette, 5/25/1906, p. 1, crediting Hopkins County Genealogical Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Other Resources

  • Census of 1900 - Cater Shelby, Mount Vernon, Franklin County, birth date March 1862 in Alabama, age 38, county clerk, spouse Pinkie Shelby, children Virgie, Dixie, Lex, Charles, Hall, and Mary Shelby. FamilySearch.
  • Cader Adkin Shelby, death date 4/28/1931 in Leesburg, Camp County, age 69, birthplace Alabama, justice of peace and insurance business, father Warren Shelby, mother Nancy E. Parker. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • C.A. Shelby, birth date 3/23/1862, death date 4/28/1931, burial in Glade Springs Cemetery, Mount Vernon, Franklin County. Find a Grave.
  • 29th Legislature (1905) - C.A. Shelby, postoffice Mt. Vernon, nativity Alabama, age 42 (born circa 1863), merchant and f'r'm, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. C.A. Shelby, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. C.A. Shelby, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board

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Committee Information top

30th R.S. - 1907
Judicial Districts  
Liquor Traffic  
Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit Penitentiaries  
Public Health  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
State Asylums  
29th R.S. - 1905
Commerce and Manufactures  
Judicial Districts  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
State Asylums  

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