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H. E. Fisher Henry Fisher
Full Name: Henry Francis Fisher
Date of birth: February 23, 1856
Date of death: December 21, 1939

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 92 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1) (2)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris

(1) Elected as a democrat. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
(2) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • H.F. Fisher, 18th Legislature. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Henry E. Fisher, p. 270. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1880 - Hy. F. Fisher, Houston, Harris County, age 24, born circa 1856 in Texas, lawyer.
    Census of 1900 - Henry F. Fisher, Houston, Harris County, age 44, born February 1856 in Texas, lawyer, wife Bertha.
    FamilySearch. 1880 1900
  • Henry Francis Fisher, birth date estimated 1855 in Galveston, Texas, death date 12/21/1939 in Los Angeles, California. FamilySearch. California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994
  • Death notice, "Former Texas Jurist's Funeral Rites Held," 12/23/1939, p. 14. "Henry Francis Fisher, 83, former judge pro-tem of the Texas Supreme Court and a member of the Texas Legislature." Hollywood Citizen-News.
  • Henry F. Fisher. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Roster and bio list name Henry E. Fisher. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. H. E. Fisher, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 18th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    18th R.S. - 1883
    Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
    Fence Cutting  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Towns and City Corporations  

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