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Samuel Houston Hargis
Full Name: Samuel Houston Hargis
Other surnames: Hargiss
Date of birth: August 8, 1842
Date of death: January 11, 1933

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 30 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1)   Democrat Gainesville / Cooke   Cooke

(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).
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Other Resources
  • Biographical information. Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Carter County, OK. Ancestry.com.
  • Biographical information and family group sheet, Hargis Genealogical Web Site, 2004.
  • Birth and death dates, Rose Hill Cemetery, Ardmore, Carter County, OK. Sam H. Hargis - born 8/8/1842, died 1/11/1934. USGenWeb Project, 1996.
  • 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
    Engrossed Bills  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    State Lunatic Asylum, Charges Against Management and Condition of Female Inmates  

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