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William F. Echols
Full Name: William F. Echols
Date of birth: May 28, 1800
Date of death: February 22, 1855
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Feb 16, 1846 - Dec 13, 1847
Unknown / Shelby
Democrat. Table of members of the 1st Legislature, The Texas Democrat
(Austin, Texas), 5/20/1846, p. 3, crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries)
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Dr. William Echols, born 5/28/1800 in Wilkes County, Georgia, died 2/22/1855, burial in Bounds-Estes cemetery, Shelbyville, Shelby County, Texas. "Bounds-Estes Cemetery," transcribed by Myron Bounds, June 1999, includes photograph.
Shelby County Historical Society Museum & Library, 2002.
Committee Information top
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