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T.S. Cochran Travis Spraggin Cochran
Full Name: Travis Spraggin Cochran
Other surnames: Cockran
Date of birth: October 18, 1828
Date of death: January 25, 1908

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 2 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Colita / Polk   Polk, San Jacinto

(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Democrat. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
(3) Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 31st Legislature, R.S., 1/18/1909, p. 108. Birth date 10/19/1828, death date 1/25/1908. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Travis S. Cockran, pp. 367-368. Born 10/28/1828 in Edgefield District, South Carolina, married Sarah A. Mainer in 1856. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, Hon. Trav. S. Cochran, pp. 248-251. Born in Edgefield, South Carolina, served in Company F, 4th Regiment of Texas Cavalry, Green's Brigade. Texas, the Country and Its Men: Historical, Biographical, Descriptive, 1918.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Company F, 4th Regiment, Texas Cavalry. Travis S. Cochran, full name Travis Spraggin Cochran, death date 1/25/1907 in Polk County, widow Mrs. T.S. Cochran, marriage date 12/16/1856 in Polk County. Pension File No. 29333, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com.
  • Confederate States Army, Corporal, Company F, 4th Regiment, Texas Cavalry. Military grave marker, T.S. Cochran and grave marker, Travis S. Cochran, birth date 10/18/1828, death date 1/25/1908, burial in Forest Hill Cemetery, Livingston, Polk County. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Travis S. Cochran, birth date 1828 in South Carolina, death date 1/25/1908 in Livingston, Polk County, farmer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. T.S. Cochran, 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 21st session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    21st R.S. - 1889
    County Government and County Finances  
    Departments of State Government, Investigate  
    Federal Relations  
    Public Printing  
    Road Legislation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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