Geo. Hancock

George Duncan Hancock

Full Name: George Duncan Hancock
Date of birth: April 27, 1809
Date of death: January 6, 1879

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 55 Aug 6, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th     Austin / Travis   Travis

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Texas Revolution, Battle of San Jacinto, Private in Capt. William Kimbro's company of Col. Sidney Sherman's Second Regiment, Texas Volunteers. After 1842, Capt. Bartlett Sims's company of Col. James R. Cook's regiment of the South Western Army. Handbook of Texas Online.

Other Resources

  • George Hancock, birth date 2/27/1809, death date 1/6/1879, portrait, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Travis County. Find a Grave.
  • Included on list of leaders of the Texas Constitutional Union Party in 1860. The party was formed in January of 1860. "The Constitutional Union Party in Texas," Vol. 82, No. 3, p. 238, 256-262. Southwestern Historical Quarterly.


  • Photograph. Geo. Hancock, 11th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

11th R.S. - 1866
Direct Tax, Select  
Internal Improvement  
Judicial Districts, Select  
Printing and Contingent Expenses  
Public Buildings (Chair) 

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