Henry S. Arnold

Full Name: Henry S. Arnold
Date of birth: April 17, 1837
Date of death: July 10, 1913

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 67 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Copperas Cove / Lampasas   Lampasas, Williamson

(1) Arnold elected as a "regular democrat," p. 1, 11/17/1880. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Democrat, 11/17/1880, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
(3) Coperas [Copperas] Cove, Coryell County, physician, Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
(4) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Military Service Notes

  • Confederate States Army, enlisted in Westville, Mississippi in April 1861 as 5th Sergeant in Company B, 16th Mississippi regiment, General Trimble's Brigade. Dr. H.S. Arnold, Copperas Cove, Texas, born 4/17/1837, account of the Civil War. Yeary, Mamie, Reminiscences of the Boys in Gray, 1861-1865, 1912, Dallas, Texas, pp. 25-26. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Other Resources

  • Census of 1880 - H.S. Arnold, Lampasas County, age 43, born circa 1837 in Tennessee, physician now farmer, wife Mary.
    Census of 1900 - H.S. Arnold, Coryell County, age 63, born April 1837 in Texas, wife Mary. FamilySearch. 1880 1900
  • Dr. Henry S. Arnold, death date 7/10/1913 in Copperas Cove. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • H.S. Arnold, birth date 4/17/1837, death date 7/10/1913, burial in Copperas Cove Cemetery, Copperas Cove, Coryell County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. H.L. Arnold, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

17th R.S. - 1881
Insurance and Statistics  
Public Health, Vital Statistics and History of Texas  
Public Lands and Land Office  
Senatorial and Representative Districts  
Senatorial and Representative Districts, Apportionment  
State Asylums  

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