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George Wootten
Full Name: George H. Wootten
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 8 Nov 2, 1863 - Aug 6, 1866 10th (1)     Clarksville / Red River   Red River, Titus
(1) 10th Legislature, Regular Session - 11/3/1863, p. 1, listed as Senator elect, took oath. "...the roll of Senators was called when the following gentlemen Senators elect came forward, presented their credentials and took the oath prescribed by the Constitution, the same having been administered by Honorable R.T. Wheeler, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • Name listed, George H. Wootten, 8th Senatorial District, 10th Legislature, Regular Session - 11/3/1863, p. 1. G.H. Wootten in member roster, p. 140; and member rosters of 10th Legislature, 1st C.S. and 2nd C.S. Senate Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1860 - G.H. Wootten, Clarksville, Red River County, age 43, born in Georgia, merchant. Spouse Mary, one son named George, age 21, physician. FamilySearch.
  • Name listed, Gilbert H. Wootten. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Name listed, Gilbert H. Wootten, p. 38. The Texas Senate: Volume II, Civil War to the Eve of Reform, 1861-1889, 1999.
  • Committee Informationtop
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Counties and County Boundaries (Chair) 
    Education  
    Military Affairs  
    Military Board  
    Printing and Contingent Expenses  
     

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