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Abram Martin Abram Dallas Martin
Full Name: Abram Dallas Martin
Date of birth: August 15, 1847
Date of death: May 10, 1895

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 11 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Pittsburg / Camp   Camp, Upshur
(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
Biographical Sketches
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in interview with wife Mrs. A.D. (Anna Rose) Martin, "Fight for Free Text Books by Solon of 80's Recalled by Aged Colorado Woman," 4/24/1938, p. 10. "Her husband Abram Dallas Martin, state representative from Camp and Upshur counties . . . has been dead 43 years" (approx. 1895). Abilene Reporter-News.
  • Abraham D. Martin, Democrat, drummer and farmer, age 20 in 1889, born in Georgia. Card File.
  • A.D. Martin, birthplace Troup, Georgia, listed in record of daughter Anna Dallas Martin, death date 10/7/1932. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • A.D. Martin, birth date 8/15/1847, death date 5/10/1895, interment in Rose Hill Cemetery, Pittsburg, Camp County. Find a Grave.
  • Abram D. Martin. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Abram Martin, 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
    Engrossed Bills  
    General Education Bill  
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Reports of the Supreme and Appellate Courts, Investigate  
    Revenue and Taxation  
     

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