Anderson Floyd Crawford

Anderson Floyd Crawford

Full Name: Anderson Floyd Crawford
Date of birth: January 29, 1829
Date of death: January 10, 1867

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 2 Nov 4, 1861 - Jan 14, 1862 9th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)     Jasper / Jasper   Hardin, Jasper, Newton, Orange, Polk, Tyler
H 30 Nov 7, 1859 - Nov 4, 1861 8th     Jasper / Jasper   Jasper, Newton, Sabine

(1) Resigned Senate seat in late 1861. Handbook of Texas Online.
(2) James W. Andres, sworn 2/2/1863, succeeded Anderson F. Crawford, resigned. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) 9th Legislature, Regular Session - Classification of Senators (drawing for terms of office) - drew "the short term" (two years), 11/12/1861, p. 42. Senate Journal.
(4) 9th Legislature, Regular Session - Roll of Senators, oath of office administered, 11/4/1861, p. 1. Senate Journal.
(5) 9th Legislature, Regular Session - Senator Crawford of Jasper still in the Senate as of Monday, 1/13/1862, p. 267, when he made motion to amend resolution to adjourn sine die. Senate Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • Member roster, 9th Legislature, Regular Session: name, district, resident county, post office, state of nativity, occupation, and age. Senate Journal.

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes


Committee Information top

9th R.S. - 1861
Agriculture (Chair) 
Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
Internal Improvements  
Privileges and Elections  
8th R.S. - 1859
Court of Claims  
Engrossed Bills  
Internal Improvement  
Retrenchment and Reform  
Slaves and Slavery  

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