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William Hunt
Full Name: William Hunt
Date of birth: January 14, 1816
Date of death: July 15, 1864

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 50 Nov 2, 1863 - May 23, 1864 10th (1)     La Grange / Fayette   Fayette
H 50 Feb 2, 1863 - Nov 2, 1863 9th (2)     La Grange / Fayette   Fayette

(1) William Ledbetter, in special election 8/1/1864, sworn in 2nd Called Session, succeeded William Hunt, given leave of absence for remainder of 1st Called Session on 5/23/1864, and died thereafter. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) William Hunt, sworn 2/2/1863, succeeded Larkin F. Price, resigned 7/3/1862. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Census of 1860 - William Hunt, Fayette County, age 44, born circa 1816 in Tennessee, farmer, in household with Lucinda Hunt. FamilySearch. 1860
  • William Hunt, birth date 1/14/1816, death date 7/15/1864, burial in Old La Grange Cemetery, La Grange, Fayette County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "William Hunt," The Patriot (La Grange), 7/23/1864. "Capt. Hunt, the repsesentative [sic] of the county . . ." TXGenWeb Project.
  • Committee Informationtop
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Private Land Claims  
    Public Debt  
    Stores and Storing  
    9th R.S. - 1861
    Confederate Relations  
    Education  
    Slaves and Slavery  
     

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