T.U. Lubbock

Theodore Uglow Lubbock

Full Name: Theodore Uglow "Theo" Lubbock
Date of birth: December 24, 1841
Date of death: March 16, 1913

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 9 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris, Montgomery, Trinity, Walker

(1) 2-year term; entire Senate went up for reelection in 1892 due to redistricting. Act approved Apr. 19, 1892, 22nd Legislature, 1st C.S., ch. 20. Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(2) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(3) 22nd Legislature - 1/13/1891, p. 1, listed as new member in roll call: "The credentials of the new members were presented, and the following senators had the oath of office administered them by the president pro tem of the senate." Senate Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Confederate States Army, Company A, 5th Texas Infantry (Capt. W.B. Bott's Company, Texas Volunteers), enlisted 7/19/1861 at Houston, Texas. Transferred 10/29/1861 at Camp Bragg to Terry's Regiment, Private. Became Private, Company K, 8th Texas Cavalry (Texas Regiment, 1st Texas Rangers, also 8th Texas Rangers), on 10/28/1861. Discharge 10/27/1862 as 1st Sergeant. Theodore Uglow Lubbock, death date 3/16/1913 in Harris County, widow Mrs. Laura C. Lubbock, marriage date 12/24/1864 in Matagorda County. Pension File No. 41628, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Theo U. Lubbock, Texas, U.S., Muster Roll Index Cards, 1838-1900. Ancestry.com.
  • Confederate States Army, 5th Texas Infantry, Hood's Brigade, then transferred to 8th Texas Cavalry, Terry Rangers. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Theodore Uglow Lubbock, Class of 1862. Virginia Military Institute Archives.

Other Resources

  • Theo. U. Lubbock, birth date 12/24/1841 in Houston; death date 3/16/1913; burial in Glenwood Cemetery, Houston, Harris County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "T.U. Lubbock with the Dead," The Houston Post, 3/17/1913, p. 11. Born 1/24/1840 in Houston. Death notice and photo, "The Death Roll," T.U. Lubbock, The Houston Post, 3/18/1913, p. 2. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries). 3/17/1913 3/18/1913


  • Photograph. T.U. Lubbock, 22nd Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

22nd R.S. - 1891
Commerce and Manufactures  
Constitutional Amendments  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Federal Relations  
Internal Improvements  
Judiciary No. 2  
Labor (Chair) 
Private Land Claims  
Privileges and Elections (Chair) 
Public Health  
Reformatory and House of Correction at Gatesville  
Roads and Bridges  
State Affairs  
Towns, Cities and Corporations  

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