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Angel Navarro III Angel Navarro III
Full Name: Jose Angel Navarro III
Date of birth: 1828
Date of death: 1876

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 71 Nov 4, 1861 - Nov 2, 1863 9th     San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 70 Nov 7, 1859 - Nov 4, 1861 8th (1)     San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 70 Nov 2, 1857 - Nov 7, 1859 7th (2)     San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
(1) Included on list of leaders of the Texas Constitutional Union Party in 1860. The party was formed in January of 1860. "The Constitutional Union Party in Texas," Vol. 82, No. 3, p. 238, 256-262. Southwestern Historical Quarterly.
(2) Democrat. Civilian and Gazette Weekly, 9/8/1857, p. 2, crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • NAVARRO, JOSÉ ÁNGEL [THE YOUNGER] (1828-1876). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Mentioned in biography of his father in LRL collection, 976.4 N228M 2010. José Antonio Navarro: in Search of the American Dream in Nineteenth Century Texas, 2010.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Captain, Company H, 8th Texas Infantry, pp. 248, 255-256. José Antonio Navarro: in Search of the American Dream in Nineteenth Century Texas, 2010.
  • "Harvard's only Tejano to serve the Confederacy," p. xxiv. Tejanos in Gray: Civil War Letters of Captains Joseph Rafael de La Garza and Manuel Yturri, 2011.
  • Confederate States Army, Captain, Company H, 8th Texas Infantry. Appendix A: Confederates, Angel Navarro, p. 170. Vaqueros in Blue and Gray, 2000.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in TEJANO POLITICS. Listed among the Tejanos who served in the Texas House and Senate. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Relatives: Jose Francisco Ruiz (Texas Senate, 1st Congress) - uncle, Jose Antonio Navarro - nephew. Jose Antonio Navarro - father, Angel Navarro III - son. Political Graveyard: a Database of Historic Cemeteries.
  • Portrait. Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature, 1860.
  • Letter from Angel Navarro to Sam Houston, 1/26/1860. Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Angel Navarro III, 8th Legislature, Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature
  • Committee Informationtop
    9th R.S. - 1861
    Indian Affairs  
    Public Debt  
    8th R.S. - 1859
    7th R.S. - 1857
    Military Affairs  
    Private Land Claims  
    State Affairs  
    Translation of Spanish Documents by Geo. Fisher, Esq., in the State Library (Chair) 

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