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Truman Phelps Truman Phelps
Full Name: Truman Phelps
Date of birth: August 7, 1806
Date of death: July 10, 1892

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 62 Aug 6, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th (1) (2) (3) (4)     Anaqua / Victoria   Calhoun, DeWitt, Jackson, Victoria

(1) Roster of 11th Legislature, House of Representatives, "Texas Legislative Proceedings," 8/11/1866, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Anaqua, Victoria County. "In 1857 he settled on a homestead on the San Antonio River in Anaqua, Texas, approximately twenty miles south of Victoria." Handbook of Texas Online.
(3) Victoria, Victoria County. House Journal.
(4) Anaqua, Victoria County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • PHELPS, TRUMAN (1806-1892). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Obituary, Judge Truman Phelps, "Death of Judge Phelps," Newspaper Abstract, Beeville Bee, Beeville, Texas, 7/22/1892. Also served in Louisiana legislature. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Biographical sketch, Edwin M. Phelps, pp. 163-164. Relatives: Edwin M. Phelps - son; Truman Phelps - father. Texans Who Wore the Gray, 1907.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Truman Phelps, 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
    11th R.S. - 1866
    Internal Improvement  

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