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T.R. Conley Thomas Robert Conley
Full Name: Thomas Robert Conley
Other surnames: Conly, Connally
Date of birth: May 4, 1814
Date of death: February 6, 1887

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 11 Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879 15th (1)   Democrat Daingerfield / Morris   Bowie, Cass, Marion, Morris

(1) Representative apportionment - Ordinance adopted by Constitutional Convention of the State of Texas, 1875. "Eleventh District - The counties of Marion, Cass, Bowie and Morris shall elect three representatives; Cass to be the returning county." University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History. Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • T.R. Conley. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biography, T.R. Conly, pp. 70-71. Born in NC, age 60 (born ca. 1816). Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Other Resources
  • Thomas Robert Conly (1814-1887), farming, spouse Ann E., son James E., daughters Sallie G., Georgia, and Albina E. Census of 1880 [Morris County, Thomas Cauly], Charles Murray Russell family tree. Ancestry.com.
  • Thomas R. Conly, birth date 5/4/1814, death date 2/6/1887, headstone photo, spouse Ann Elizabeth Conly, children Albina E. Conly Tigert. burial in Spring Hill Cemetery, Naples, Morris County. Find a Grave.
  • T.R. Connally, "Ready to make laws . . . Eighty members present (House)" (organization of the 15th Legislature), 4/19/1876, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
  • T.R. Conley. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • T.R. Conley. Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. T.R. Conley, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 15th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    15th R.S. - 1876
    Agriculture and Stock Raising  
    Claims and Accounts  

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