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H.G. Dickinson Henry G. Dickinson
Full Name: Henry G. Dickinson
Date of birth: July 19, 1859
Date of death: December 1, 1935

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 86 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Laredo / Webb   Webb, Encinal
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Henry G. Dickinson, p. 77. Born 7/19/1859 in Dougherty County, Georgia, father John T. Dickinson; county attorney of Webb County for 4 years and superintendent of public schools for the city of Laredo for 3 years. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • H.G. Dickinson, County Attorney, Webb County, bond and oath 11/21/1884.Texas, U.S., Bonds and Oaths of Office, 1846–1920. Ancestry.com.
  • Census of 1900 - possibly Dickenson, Laredo, Webb County, born in Georgia, lawyer, roomer in household of A.C. Hamilton.
    Census of 1910 - G. Henry Dickinson, Laredo, Webb County, age 54, born circa 1856 in Georgia, lawyer.
    Census of 1930 - H.G. Dickinson, Laredo, Webb County, age 74, born circa 1856 in Georgia, lawyer, lodger in household of William H. Barnhart. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1930
  • Henry Dickinson, born 1853 in Greensborough, Georgia; death date 12/1/1935 in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas; retired judge; father John Dickinson, born in Georgia, and mother Julia Grimes. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Death notice, "H.G. Dickinson Dies Sunday in San Antonio," 12/4/1935, p. 1. Henry G. Dickinson "served one term in the Texas legislature from the Laredo district." Laredo Times.
  • Death notice, "Henry Dickinson Rites in Georgia," 12/3/1935, p. 21. Henry G. Dickinson, "former county attorney and superintendent of schools at Laredo and former member of the state legislature . . . Dickinson, who came to San Antonio 20 days ago, was a native of Greensborough [Georgia] and lived in Laredo 50 years." San Antonio Light.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. H.G. Dickinson, 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Department of Agriculture, Insurance, Statistics and History, Special  
    Irrigation  
    Mining and Minerals  
    Public Printing  
     

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