A.J. Nicholson

Andrew Jackson Nicholson

Full Name: Andrew Jackson Nicholson
Date of birth: May 19, 1827
Date of death: June 14, 1895

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 21 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1) (2)   Democrat Honey Grove / Fannin   Fannin
H 11 Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876 14th   Democrat Honey Grove / Fannin   Fannin, Lamar

(1) "He is known to be a true Democrat," pp. 160-161. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
(2) Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Mexican War, battle of Monterrey. Confederate States Army, Lieutenant Colonel, Company F, 11th Texas Cavalry; then joined James Bourland's Regiment of Texas Cavalry. Handbook of Texas Online.

Other Resources


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

20th R.S. - 1887
Claims and Accounts  
Comptroller's and Treasurer's Office, Examine  
Constitutional Amendments  
County Government and County Finance (Chair) 
14th R.S. - 1874
Agriculture and Stock Raising  
Public Buildings  

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