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Sam Webb Sam Webb
Full Name: Sam Webb
Date of birth: June 11, 1855
Date of death: January 19, 1927

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 84 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Albany / Shackelford   Palo Pinto, Shackelford, Stephens
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 40th Legislature, R.S., 1/31/1927, p. 284. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, "Sam Webb, of Albany, Dies; Pioneer Citizen," Breckenridge Weekly Democrat, 1/21/1927, p. 1, crediting Breckenridge Public Library. Representative in the state legislature; niece Annie Webb Blanton, former state superintendent of public instruction. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Obituary, "The Passing of Col. Sam Webb," The Albany News, 1/21/1927, p. 1, crediting Old Jail Art Center. Birth date 6/10/1855 in La Grange. "Represented his county in the state legislature one term, taking an active part in legislation. Was father of the State Banking Law, drew the bill and led the fight for its passage." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Other Resources
  • Sam Webb, birth date 6/11/1855 in La Grange, death date 1/19/1927 in Albany, Shackelford County. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Sam Webb, birth date 6/11/1855, death date 1/19/1927, photos, obituary, burial in Albany Cemetery, Shackelford County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Sam Webb, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Private Corporations  
    Public Lands and Land Office  

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