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S.L. Chambers Samuel Lee Chambliss
Full Name: Samuel Lee Chambliss
Date of birth: April 8, 1814
Date of death: June 18, 1889

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 9 Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876 14th   Democrat Corsicana / Navarro   Freestone, Limestone, Navarro
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Short biography of Samuel Lee Chambliss, biographical sketch and research in Texas Republic Pension Records, compiled by George Mullins III, Austin, Texas, May 10, 2016. Birth date 4/9/1814, death date 6/18/1889. Donated Material.
  • CHAMBLISS, SAMUEL LEE (1814-1878). Birth date 4/8/1814, death date September 1878. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Samuel Lee Chambliss, age 66, born ca. 1814 in Mississippi, spouse Jane Truett Scott. Census of 1880, Corsicana, Navarro County; James Robertson 1759 Virginia Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • S.L. Chambliss, Corsicana, Navarro County, farmer, born in Mississippi, age 60. Directory of the Members and Officers of the Fourteenth Legislature of the State of Texas . . ., 1874.
  • Samuel Lee Chambliss, birth date 4/8/1814, death date 6/18/1889 on grave marker photo, Civil War vet, Louisiana inf., burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro County, husband of Jane T. Chambliss. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. S.L. Chambers, 14th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 14th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    14th R.S. - 1874
    Asylums (Chair) 
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Texas Central Railroad (Chair) 

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