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E.W.H. Shelburne Eugene W.H. Shelburne
Full Name: Eugene W.H. Shelburne
Date of birth: December 6, 1848
Date of death: October 4, 1916

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 12 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Sanger / Denton   Denton
H 12 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Sanger / Denton   Denton
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • E.W.H. Shelburne. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Brief biographical sketch, E.H.W. Shelburne, M.D., p. 154. Born 12/6/1848 in Shelby County [state not given], came to Texas in 1857. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • Death notice, 10/4/1916, p. 4. "Dr. Eugene W.H. Shelburne, formerly of Sanger and at one time local representative from Denton County . . . was about sixty years old." Denton Record-Chronicle.
  • Census of 1880 - E.W.H. Shelburne, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, age 31, born circa 1849 in Kentucky, stock raising, brother of M.R. Shelburne.
    Census of 1900 - Eugene W.H. Shelburne, Denton County, age 52, born December 1848 in Kentucky, physician, spouse Lila E.
    Census of 1910 - Sigine W R Shelburne [Eugene W.H. Shelburne], Young County, age 61, born circa 1849 in Kentucky, physician, widowed, boarder in household of athew N. Shelton. FamilySearch. 1880 1900 1910
  • Dr. Eugene W.H. Shelburne, born 1849, death date 10/4/1916, photo, member of the 25th and 26th Texas Legislature, burial in Sanger Cemetery, Sanger, Denton County. Find a Grave.
  • E.H.W. Shelburne. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • E.H.W. Shelburne. Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
  • 26th Legislature (1899) - E.H.W. Shelburne, postoffice Sanger, nativity Kentucky, age 50 (born circa 1849), physician, 42 years in Texas, member of previous legislatures: 25th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. E.W.H. Shelburne, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. E.W.H. Shelburne, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Education  
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Affairs (Chair) 
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Department of Agriculture, Insurance, Statistics and History, Special  
    Education  
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Asylums at Austin, Special  
     

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