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C.H. Nimitz Charles Henry Nimitz
Full Name: Charles Henry Nimitz
Date of birth: November 9, 1826
Date of death: April 28, 1911

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 89 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (1)   Democrat Fredericksburg / Gillespie   Blanco, Comal, Gillespie

(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • NIMITZ, CHARLES HENRY (1826-1911). Birth date 11/9/1826, death date 4/28/1911. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, Charles H. Nimitz, pp. 311-312. Born 11/9/1826 in Bremen, Germany, married Sophia Miller 4/8/1848. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Biographical sketch, C.H. Nimitz, Sr., Fredericksburg. Brown, John Henry. Indian Wars and Pioneers of Texas, 1880, p. 418. Born 11/9/1826. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Obituary and photo, Charles H. Nimitz, Sr., "Fredericksburg Pioneer Dies in His 86th Year," San Antonio Express, 5/1/1911, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Military Service Notes
  • Capt. McCulloch's Company, Texas Mounted Volunteers, Indian Wars. Charles H. Nimitz, death date 4/28/1911, Fredericksburg, Texas. United States Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933. FamilySearch.
  • Texas Rangers (1851). Confederate States Army, Gillespie Rifles, and enrolling officer for the frontier district commanded by John S. Ford. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Charles H. Nimitz, birth date 11/8/1826 in Bremen [Germany], death date 4/28/1911 in Gillespie County, Texas, occupation: hotel. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Charles H. Nimitz (1826-1911), burial in Der Stadt Friedhof Cemetery, Fredericksburg, Gillespie County. Includes reprint of death notice in The Temple Daily Telegram, 5/2/1911. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. C.H. Nimitz, 22nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 22nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    22nd R.S. - 1891
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Contingent Expenses  
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