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Sylvester Parsons
Full Name: Sylvester Gould Parsons
Date of birth: October 9, 1799
Date of death: January 21, 1863

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 19 Nov 7, 1853 - Nov 5, 1855 5th (1)     Warsaw Prairie / Kaufman   Henderson, Kaufman

(1) 5th Legislature - City/county, pp. 457-461. House Journal.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • PARSONS, SYLVESTER GOULD (1799-1863). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Listed in "History of Legislative Representatives From This County [Henderson] Compiled," from Athens Weekly Review, 11/10/1938. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Committee Informationtop
    5th R.S. - 1853
    Claims and Accounts  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Private Land Claims No. 2  
    Public Debt  
    Treasury Building (Co-Chair) 

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