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Stephen W. Beasley
Full Name: Stephen W. Beasley
Date of birth: 1809
Date of death: March 12, 1872

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 6 Dec 16, 1861 - Aug 6, 1866 9th (2) (3) (4)   10th (1)     Gilmer / Upshur   Harrison, Upshur

(1) 10th Legislature, Regular Session - Roll call by district (holdover Senators), 11/2/1863, pp. 1-3. Senate Journal.
(2) 9th Legislature, Regular Session - Classification of Senators - "the Senator who may be elected from the 6th Senatorial district" drew "long term" (four years), 11/12/1861, p. 42. Senate Journal.
(3) 9th Legislature, Regular Session - Oath of office, 12/16/1861, p. 137. Senate Journal.
(4) Candidate for Senate seat and declared winner, took oath and was seated 12/16/1861, p. 11. The Texas Senate: Volume II, Civil War to the Eve of Reform, 1861-1889, 1999.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • S.W. Beasley, Gilmer, Upshur County, nativity Georgia, farmer. Senate Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1860 - S.W. Beazley, Upshur County, age 51, born circa 1809 in Georgia, farmer.
    Census of 1870 - Stephen Beasley, Upshur County, age 60, born circa 1810 in Georgia, farmer. FamilySearch. 1860 1870
  • Stephen W. Beasley, birth approximately 7/4/1809, death date 3/12/1872, burial in Gilmer City Cemetery, Gilmer, Upshur County. Find a Grave.
  • Committee Informationtop
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Engrossed Bills  
    Internal Improvements  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    9th R.S. - 1861
    Internal Improvements  
    Public Buildings (Chair) 

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