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Mirabeau Lamar
Full Name: Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar
Date of birth: August 16, 1798
Date of death: December 19, 1859

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H San Patricio Dec 13, 1847 - Jan 28, 1848 2nd (1) (2)     Unknown / San Patricio   Nueces, San Patricio

(1) Lamar resigned 1/28/1848. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) 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).
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, p. 501. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
  • LAMAR, MIRABEAU BUONAPARTE (1798-1859). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Lone Star Junction, 1995.
  • Biographical sketch, Mirabeau B. Lamar, pp. 26-28, including his poem "The Daughter of Mendoza." Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned, pp. 10, 16. Austin Lawyers: A Legacy of Leadership and Service, 2005.
  • Vice President of the Republic of Texas, 10/22/1836 - 12/10/1838, President of the Republic of Texas, 12/10/1838 - 12/13/1841. Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
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