William Calhoun Larkin

Full Name: William Calhoun Larkin
Date of birth: September 28, 1836
Date of death: March 27, 1896

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 10 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1) (2)   Democrat Athens / Henderson   Anderson, Henderson
H 23 Jan 14, 1879 - Jan 11, 1881 16th   Democrat Athens / Henderson   Henderson

(1) "Member of the Democratic party," pp. 146-147. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
(2) 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

Other Resources

  • William Calhoun Larkin, birth date 9/28/1836 in Franklin County, Tennessee, death date 3/27/1896, burial in Athens Cemetery, Athens, Henderson County. Find a Grave.
  • Listed in "History of Legislative Representatives From This County [Henderson] Compiled," from Athens Weekly Review, 11/10/1938. Henderson County, TXGenWeb Project.

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Committee Information top

20th R.S. - 1887
Executive Mansion  
Judiciary No. 2  
North Texas Insane Asylum at Terrell  
Public Building and Grounds (Chair) 
Public Health and Vital Statistics  
State Asylums  
State Lunatic Asylum, Condition of Colored Inmates  
16th R.S. - 1879
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Public Health, Vital Statistics and History of Texas  
State Asylums (Chair) 
State Asylums (Co-Chair) 

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