William Turner Sadler

Full Name: William Turner Sadler
Date of birth: July 27, 1797
Date of death: February 18, 1884

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H Houston Dec 13, 1847 - Nov 5, 1849 2nd (1)     Elkhart / Houston   Anderson, Houston
H Houston Feb 16, 1846 - Dec 13, 1847 1st (2) (3) (4)     Elkhart / Houston   Anderson, Houston

(1) Roster of members of the 2nd Legislature, The Texas Democrat (Austin, Texas), 12/15/1847, p. 2, crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(2) At his death, Sadler's home was "near Elkhart, in Anderson County, Anderson having been created from Houston County on March 24, 1846." Biographical Directory of the Texan Conventions and Congresses, 1832-1845, 1942.
(3) 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).
(4) 1st and 2nd Legislature - Houston County. Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Texas Army, Private, 1st Company, 2nd Regiment, Texas Volunteers, Texas Revolution, "took part in battle of San Jacinto." Handbook of Texas Online.
  • William Turner Sadler, birth date 7/27/1979 in Lincoln County, North Carolina; death date 2/18/1884 near Elkhart. "Reportedly served in (Confederate States Army) Company E, 34th Texas Cavalry . . . " Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, 2002.

Committee Information top

2nd R.S. - 1847
Public Buildings  
1st R.S. - 1846
Ceding Public Lands to the Government of the United States, Public Debt  
Claims and Accounts  
Official Seals of the Republic of Texas, Collect and Destroy All  

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