G.H. Gould

George Henry Gould

Full Name: George Henry Gould
Date of birth: October 20, 1835
Date of death: August 14, 1905

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 7 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Henderson / Rusk   Rusk

(1) "The regular democratic ticket, State and county, all elected," p. 1, 11/4/1880. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Democrat, 11/17/1880, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
(3) Cherokee, Rusk County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Henderson, Rusk County, Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Confederate States Army, 1st Lieutenant, Company F, 17th Texas Calvary, enlisted 3/1/1862 at Henderson, Rusk County. George Henry Gould, death date 8/14/1905 in Anderson County, Texas; widow Mrs. G.H. Gould, marriage date 5/18/1892 in Anderson County. Pension File No. 40681 (George Henry Gould), Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com.

Other Resources

  • Census of 1880 - G.H. Gould, Henderson, Rusk County, age 46, born circa 1834 in New York, attorney.
    Census of 1900 - G.H. Gould, Palestine, Anderson County, age 64, born October 1836 in New York, lawyer. FamilySearch. 1880 1900
  • George H. Gould, birth date 10/20/1833, death date 8/14/1905, burial in Old Henderson City Cemetery, Rusk County. Includes funeral notice, Galveston Daily News, 8/18/1905. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. G.H. Gould, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

17th R.S. - 1881
Educational Affairs  
Judiciary No. 1  
Military Affairs  

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