Francis Menefee White

Full Name: Francis Menefee White
Date of birth: August 11, 1811
Date of death: March 22, 1897

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 59 Nov 5, 1855 - Nov 2, 1857 6th     Texana / Jackson   Calhoun, Jackson
H 59 Nov 7, 1853 - Nov 5, 1855 5th     Texana / Jackson   Calhoun, Jackson
H 48 Nov 3, 1851 - Nov 7, 1853 4th     Texana / Jackson   Jackson, Matagorda, Wharton
H Jackson Feb 16, 1846 - Dec 13, 1847 1st (1)     Texana / Jackson   Jackson

(1) TEXANA, TX. Texana was originally a community in south central Jackson County, incorporated as a municipality in 1840, and by 1884, was a virtual ghost town. Handbook of Texas Online.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 5th Legislature - Roll of Members, Francis M. White, age 42, native state Tennessee, emigrated from Alabama in 1831, farmer, postoffice Texana, Jackson County. House Journal.

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

Committee Information top

6th R.S. - 1855
Enrolled Bills  
Privileges and Elections  
Public Debt  
Public Lands (Chair) 
Surveying Public Lands, Select  
5th R.S. - 1853
Public Debt  
Public Lands (Chair) 
4th R.S. - 1851
Federal Relations  
1st R.S. - 1846
Contingent Expenses  
County Boundaries  
Land Office  
Repairs to Public Buildings in Austin, Select  

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