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Benjamin Tyus Benjamin Tyus
Full Name: Benjamin Robert Tyus
Other surnames: Tyers
Date of birth: March 21, 1830
Date of death: December 14, 1879

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 40 Aug 6, 1866 - Feb 7, 1870 11th (1) (2)     Springfield / Limestone   Falls, Freestone, Limestone

(1) B.R. Tyers, District 40, Freestone, Limestone, and Falls. Roster of 11th Legislature, House of Representatives, "Texas Legislative Proceedings," 8/11/1866, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
(2) SPRINGFIELD, TEXAS (Limestone County). "Springfield, the first county seat of Limestone County, was in the north central part of the county at a site now included in Fort Parker State Park." Handbook of Texas Online.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • TYUS, BENJAMIN ROBERT (1830-1879). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Benjamin Tyus, 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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