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George Patten
Full Name: George W. Patten
Date of birth: March 24, 1827
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 19 Jan 20, 1871 - Jan 14, 1873 12th (1)   Republican Patten's Mills / McLennan   Falls, Limestone, McLennan
(1) George W. Patten, in special election 11/28/1870 through 12/1/1870, sworn 1/20/1871, succeeded Robert Crudup, died 7/13/1870. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • PATTEN, GEORGE W. (1827-?). Died sometime after 1892. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in "The Waco Convention," 8/8/1878, p. 1. "Ex-Republican officials are present to such a degree that Hon. George Patten when entering the hall was heard to remark, 'the old Twelfth legislature must be again in session. . .'" Galveston Daily News.
  • Mentioned in obituary of his brother, Colonel Nathan Patten, 1/16/1898, p. 2, Galveston Daily News.
  • Committee Informationtop
    12th Adjourned - 1871
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Impeachment of Judge J.W. Oliver, Select  
    Internal Improvements  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Debt  
    12th R.S. - 1871
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Internal Improvements  
    Public Debt  
    12th 1st C.S. - 1870
    Division of the State, Select  

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