A. Rainey

Anson Rainey

Full Name: Anson Rainey
Date of birth: March 1, 1848
Date of death: August 6, 1922

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 13 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)   Democrat Waxahachie / Ellis   Dallas, Ellis

(1) Elected as a democrat. Handbook of Texas Online.
(2) 2-year term; entire Senate went up for reelection in 1882 due to redistricting. Act passed May 3, 1882, 17th Legislature, C.S., ch. 13, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(3) Democrat, 11/17/1880, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
(4) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
(5) 17th Legislature, Regular Session - Roll call of newly elected Senators, oath of office administered, 1/11/1881, p. 1. Senate Journal.

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Committee Information top

17th R.S. - 1881
Constitutional Amendments  
Counties and County Boundaries (Chair) 
Engrossed Bills  
Insurance, Statistics and History of Texas  
Judiciary No. 2  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Public Lands  
Public Printing  
Retrenchment and Reform  
Senatorial and Representative Districts  

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