Full Name: Edward Dougherty
Date of birth: June 9, 1819
Date of death: May 25, 1877
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||Counties in District
Nov 7, 1859 - Feb 9, 1861
Rudyville / Hidalgo
Nestor Maxan, sworn 3/21/1861, succeeded Edward Dougherty, resigned 2/9/1861.
Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- DOUGHERTY, EDWARD (1819-1877?).
Handbook of Texas Online.
- Description of relationship between John McAllen, Alexander Leo, Jr., and Edward Dougherty. Relatives: Alexander J. Leo, Jr. - son-in-law, Edward Dougherty - father-in-law, pp. 356-359.
I Would Rather Sleep in Texas: a History of the Lower Rio Grande Valley and the People of the Santa Anita Land Grant, 2003.
- Biographical sketch and portrait.
Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature, 1860.
- Edward Dougherty, birth date 6/9/1819 in County Cavan, Ireland, death date 5/25/1877, burial in Zacatal Ranch Cemetery, Relampago, Hidalgo County, with wife Marcella Garcia.
Find a Grave.
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