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John Littleton John T. Littleton
Full Name: John T. Littleton
Date of birth: 1825
Date of death: December 1868

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 29 Aug 7, 1866 - Dec 1, 1868 11th (1) (2) (3)     Helena / Karnes   Bee, Dimmit, Goliad, Karnes, La Salle, Live Oak, McMullen, Nueces, Refugio, San Patricio

(1) 11th Legislature - Oath of office for Senators elected from Districts No. 22, 29, 30, and 15, 8/7/1866, p. 6. Senate Journal.
(2) Constitution of 1866, Article III, §§ 29, 30, retained the apportionment of 1860 for Senatorial districts. Texas Constitutions Digitization Project (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin), 2009.
(3) Entire Senate went up for reelection - Constitution of 1869, Article III, § 39. Texas Constitutions Digitization Project (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin), 2009.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • Member roster, 11th Legislature, Regular Session: name, district, resident county, post office, state of nativity, occupation, and age in 1866. Senate Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • LITTLETON, JOHN (ca. 1825-1868). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 61-62. The Texas Senate: Volume II, Civil War to the Eve of Reform, 1861-1889, 1999.
  • Other Resources
  • Death described in The Sutton-Taylor Feud: the Deadliest Blood Feud in Texas," by Chuck Parsons, Denton, University of North Texas Press, 2009, pp. 43-46. Google Books.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John Littleton, 11th Legislature, By the Austin Photograph Co., Prints and Photographs Collection, [identifier number: di_03923, di_03924], The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 11th session composite photo of Senate members (Dolph Briscoe Center for American History). By the Austin Photograph Co., Prints and Photographs Collection, [identifier number: di_03923, di_03924], The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
  • Committee Informationtop
    11th R.S. - 1866
    Finance  
    Militia  
    Penitentiary  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
     

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