T.M. Smith

Thomas Morgan Smith

Full Name: Thomas Morgan Smith
Date of birth: August 10, 1814
Date of death: October 7, 1887

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 51 Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879 15th   Democrat Lewisville / Denton   Denton

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House District 51
Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879
Legislatures: 15th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Lewisville / Denton
Counties in district: Denton

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Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Census of 1870 - Thomas M. Smith, Denton County, age 55, born circa 1815 in Tennessee, farmer, wife Elizabeth A. Smith.
    Census of 1880 - Thomas M. Smith, Denton County, age 65, born circa 1815 in Tennessee, farmer, wife Elizabeth A. Smith. FamilySearch. 1870 1880
  • Obituary, Hon. T.M. Smith, "Denton," The Galveston Daily News, 10/8/1887, p. 5, crediting the Abilene Library Consortium. "He was a justice of the peace for a number of years, and was a member of the Fifteenth legislature from this county . . ." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Historical marker, Smith Cemetery, Lewisville, Denton County. "Thomas Morgan (1814-1887) and Elizabeth A. (1815-1883) Smith purchased 318 acres of land here in 1859." Texas Historic Sites Atlas (Texas Historical Commission).


  • Photograph. T.M. Smith, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board

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15th R.S. - 1876
Indian Affairs  
Military Affairs  

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