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T.H. Andrews Thomas H. Andrews
Full Name: Thomas H. Andrews
Date of birth: July 22, 1816
Date of death: April 12, 1889

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 45 Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879 15th   Democrat Palmer / Ellis   Ellis
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch included in article about son Thomas S. Andrews, Memorial and Biographical History of Ellis County, Texas, 1892, p. 257, crediting Dallas Public Library. Thomas H. Andrews served in 15th Legislature, Democrat, died in 1889 at the age of 73 years. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 112-113. 60 years of age (born ca. 1816), born in NC. Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Other Resources
  • Thomas H. Andrews, listed in production of agriculture in Precinct No. 7, Ellis County, enumeration date 6/26/1880. Selected U.S. Federal Census Non-Population Schedules, 1850-1880. Ancestry.com.
  • Census of 1870 - Thomas Andrews, Red Oak, Ellis County, farmer, born in NC, spouse Arena. FamilySearch. 1870
  • Thomas H. Andrews, birth date 7/22/1816, death date 4/12/1889, husband of Arrena Davidson, burial in Andrews Cemetery, Rockett, Ellis County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. T.H. Andrews, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 15th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    15th R.S. - 1876
    Claims and Accounts  
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    Public Health, Vital Statistics, and History of Texas  
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