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Daniel Darroch Daniel Chambers Darroch
Full Name: Daniel Chambers Darroch
Other surnames: Darrock
Date of birth: January 18, 1846
Date of death: October 15, 1934

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 98 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Morris Ranch / Gillespie   Blanco, Comal, Gillespie, Hays
H 89 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)   Democrat Fredericksburg / Gillespie   Blanco, Comal, Gillespie
(1) The county seat of Gillespie County is Fredericksburg. Gillespie County originally included areas that today are parts of Blanco, Burnet, Llano, and Mason counties. Handbook of Texas Online.
(2) Blanco County. House Journal.
(3) Home address, Fredericksburg; home county, Gillespie. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Postoffice, Fredericksburg. Rules of Order of the House of Representatives of the Nineteenth Legislature, 1885.
(5) Home county, Gillespie. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, D.C. Darrock. Birth date 1/18/1846 in Rockville, Parke County, Indiana. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Other Resources
  • Daniel Chambers Darroch, birth date 1/18/1846 in Rockville, Parke County, Indiana; death date 10/15/1934 in Fairfax, Virginia; interment in Flint Hill Cemetery, Oakton, Fairfax County, Virginia. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Daniel Darroch, 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Daniel Darroch, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 19th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Mining and Minerals  
    Public Health and Vital Statistics (Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    19th R.S. - 1885
    Public Health, Vital Statistics and History of Texas  
    State Affairs  
    State Asylums  

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