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William Franklin Delany
Full Name: William Franklin Delany
Other surnames: Delaney
Date of birth: 1812
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 64 Jan 14, 1879 - Jan 11, 1881 16th (1) (2)   Greenback Seguin / Guadalupe   Caldwell, Guadalupe, Hays
(1) Bio states Delany was "elected to the House as a Greenkacker, [sic] over two Democratic opponents." Roster lists party as Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.
(2) Greenbacker, 1/14/1879, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biography, William Franklin Delany, p. 269. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.
  • Other Resources
  • Birth year of 1812 estimated from 1880 census data, Guadalupe, TX. FamilySearch.
  • Census of 1870 lists William Delaney of Seguin, Guadalupe county - farmer, age 50, born in Georgia, wife Mary. Census of 1880 lists William F. Delany of Guadalupe county - farmer, age 61, born in Georgia, wife Mary. HeritageQuest Online.
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    16th R.S. - 1879
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