Edwin Briant Adams

Full Name: Edwin Briant Adams
Date of birth: August 15, 1817
Date of death: July 23, 1890

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 54 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1) (2)   Democrat Lovelady / Trinity   Harris, Montgomery, Trinity, Walker
H 2 Nov 2, 1863 - Aug 6, 1866 10th     Moscow / Polk   Liberty, Polk

(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
(2) Home post office, Lovelady [in Houston County]; home county, Trinity. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Texas State Troops, Private. Col. E.B. Adams, death date 7/23/1890, burial in Evergreen Cemetery, Lovelady, Houston County. Find a Grave.

Other Resources


  • Photograph. A.B. Adams, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

18th R.S. - 1883
Commerce and Manufactures  
Military Affairs  
Public Health, Vital Statistics and History of Texas  
10th R.S. - 1863
Counties and County Boundaries  
Lunatic Asylum  
Public Debt  

This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.

Many photos in Texas Legislators: Past and Present are used with permission of the Texas State Preservation Board. For permission to reproduce these photos, please contact the Texas State Preservation Board graphics coordinator at 512-475-3060.