Pleasant Kittrell

Full Name: Pleasant Williams Kittrell
Date of birth: April 13, 1805
Date of death: September 29, 1867

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 40 Nov 2, 1857 - Nov 7, 1859 7th (1)     Huntsville / Walker   Grimes, Madison, Walker
H 40 Nov 5, 1855 - Nov 2, 1857 6th (2)     Unknown / Madison   Grimes, Madison, Walker

(1) Democrat. Civilian and Gazette. Weekly. (Galveston, Texas), 9/8/1857, p. 2, crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(2) Included "[a]mong 1855 legislators that this writer has positively identified as Know Nothings." The party was active in Texas at the state level between 1855 and 1857. "An Analysis of the Texas Know Nothings," Vol. 70, No. 3, pp. 414, 416-417. Southwestern Historical Quarterly.

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7th R.S. - 1857
Claims and Accounts  
Education (Chair) 
Message of the Governor on Kansas Affairs  
Penitentiary  
Physicians, To Enquire Into Expediency of Establishing a Medical Board  
Public Debt (Chair) 
6th R.S. - 1855
Constitutional Amendments, Select  
Contingent Expenses  
Education (Chair) 
Judicial Districts, Select  
Public Debt  
Public Printing  
Rules  
Surveying Public Lands, Select  

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