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Andrew Carroll Graves Andrew Carroll Graves
Full Name: Andrew Carroll Graves
Date of birth: January 10, 1831
Date of death: September 6, 1904

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 63 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1) (2)   Republican Gatesville / Coryell   Coryell, Hamilton
(1) Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(2) Republican, 1/12/1887, p. 2. San Antonio Daily Express.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Andrew Carroll Graves, birth date 1/10/1831, death date 9/6/1904, portrait, biographical sketch from The Centenial Story of the First Baptist Church of Gatesville, interment in Gatesville Cemetery, Gatesville, Coryell County. "In 1875 he was elected a member of the 20th Legislature of Texas. He was a member of the Constitutional Convention in 1875, which framed our present Texas State Constitution." Find a Grave.
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1880 - Andrew C. Graves, Coryell County, minister, born in Tennessee around 1831. FamilySearch.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Andrew Carroll Graves, Constitutional Convention of 1875 Composite Photo. From the collection of the Texas State Library and Archives Commisison.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 20th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    20th R.S. - 1887
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    County Government and County Finance  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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