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Frederick Tegener Frederick Tegener
Full Name: Frederick "Fritz" Tegener
Date of birth: 1813
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 29 Feb 9, 1870 - Jan 14, 1873 12th (1) (2)   Radical Republican Fredericksburg / Gillespie   Bandera, Bexar, Blanco, Burnet, Comal, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Llano, Mason, Menard, Wilson
H 67 Aug 16, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th (3)     Kerrville / Kerr   Bandera, Edwards, Gillespie, Kerr, Kimble, Mason, Menard

(1) 12th Legislature, Provisional Session - Qualified and took the oath of office on 2/9/1870. House Journal.
(2) Party affiliation, Radical. Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas.
(3) Not present at organization of the House on 8/6/1866. Frederick Tegener sworn 8/16/1866, p. 62. House Journal.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • E. Tegener in 11th Legislature, R.S.; Fritz Tegener in 12th Legislature, R.S., p. 2. House Journal. 11th R.S. 12th R.S.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • TEGENER, FREDERICK [FRITZ] (1813-?). Portrait and historical marker photo. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • "Close examination reveals that the German wartime resistance leaders subsequently became Repubican politicians and civil servants. In these ranks were . . . Fritz Tegener . . . "Origins of Early Texas Republican Party Leadership," Vol. 40, No. 3, p. 449. Journal of Southern History.
  • Frederick Tegener. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Photo and biographical information included in "Myth, Fate Clash Around Tegener’s Role in Unionist Movement." West Kerr Current.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Frederick Tegener, 11th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 11th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, south wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    12th Adjourned - 1871
    Comptroller and Treasurer's Offices, Select  
    Comptroller, Impeachment of (Chair) 
    Federal Relations (Chair) 
    Fire Protection of State Buildings  
    State Affairs  
    12th R.S. - 1871
    Indian Affairs (Chair) 
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Affairs  
    12th 1st C.S. - 1870
    Indian Affairs (Chair) 
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    11th R.S. - 1866
    Claims and Accounts  
    Indian Affairs  

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