Henry Harrison Ford
Full Name: Henry Harrison Ford
Date of birth: March 11, 1844
Date of death: September 23, 1887
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Burkeville / Newton
Chambers, Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Newton, Orange, Polk, Tyler
Burkesville, Newton County.
Directory of the Members of the Thirteenth Legislature of the State of Texas
Burkeville became the county seat of Newton County in 1848, owing to its location near the geographic center of the county. The county seat moved to the newly created, more centrally located Newton in 1853.
Handbook of Texas Online
Burksville, Newton County.
Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004
Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Henry H. Ford, death date 9/23/1887. Lived in Burkeville, Newton County in 1870 (age 28), and at time of enlistment in Confederate Army, and Jasper County in 1880 (age 39), marriage to Eugenia Rebecca Ford 5/5/1867 in Newton County. Census of 1870 and 1880 and U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958.
- Henry Harrison Ford, birth date 3/11/1844, death date 9/23/1887, burial in Jasper City Cemetery, Jasper County. Includes reprint of obituary in The Weekly News-Boy, Jasper, Texas, 9/28/1887.
Find a Grave.
Henry Ford, 13th Legislature, DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection.
Henry Ford, 13th Legislature, State Preservation Board
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