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Augustus J. Booty Augustus J. Booty
Full Name: Augustus James "Gus" Booty
Date of birth: 1840
Date of death: July 8, 1930

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 5 Jan 14, 1873 - Jan 13, 1874 13th   Democrat Carthage / Panola   Panola, Rusk
H 5 Feb 21, 1870 - Jan 14, 1873 12th (1) (2)   Democrat Carthage / Panola   Panola, Rusk
(1) 12th Provisional Legislature - Booty qualified and took the oath of office 2/21/1870, p. 45. House Journal.
(2) Party affiliation, Democrat. Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • BOOTY, AUGUSTUS JAMES (1840-1930). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Augustus J. Booty, 12th Legislature, Austin History Center
  • Photograph. Augustus J. Booty, 13th Legislature, DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection.
  • Photograph. Augustus J. Booty, 13th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Pictorial Monogram of the State Government of Texas 1873 (DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection). DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection..
  • Democratic Members of the House of Representatives, 12th Legislature, April 18, 1871 (Austin History Center). Austin History Center.
  • Committee Informationtop
    13th R.S. - 1873
    Apportionment  
    Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Land Office, Examine Books and Railroad Certificates  
    Public Debt  
    Rules  
    Towns and City Corporations  
    12th Adjourned - 1871
    Comptroller's and Treasurer's Offices, Examine  
    Finance  
    Rules  
    12th R.S. - 1871
    Comtproller's and Treasurer's Offices  
    Finance  
    Town and City Corporations  
    12th 1st C.S. - 1870
    Blind Asylum, Select  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Comptroller and Treasurer's Offices, Select  
    Division of the State, Select  
    Militia  
     

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