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Malcolm Graham Malcolm Duncan Graham
Full Name: Malcolm Duncan Graham
Date of birth: July 6, 1827
Date of death: October 8, 1878

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 9 Nov 2, 1857 - Nov 7, 1859 7th (1) (2)     Henderson / Rusk   Rusk
(1) Listed in "New Senators elected: Democrats." Civilian and Gazette Weekly, 9/8/1857, p. 2, crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(2) 7th Legislature - 11/2/1857, p. 1. Included in "roll of Senators elected since the last adjournment, being called by Districts, the following Senators appeared, presented their credentials, and being qualified took their seats." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • GRAHAM, MALCOLM DUNCAN (1827-1878). "In 1857 he was elected to the Senate of the Seventh Legislature as a Democrat and in 1858 was elected attorney general in the Sam Houston administration." Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, p. 70. "Served one term as state senator, District 9, from 1857 until 1859. Elected attorney general and served from 1858 until 1860." Representing Texas: a Comprehensive History of U.S. and Confederate Senators and Representatives from Texas, 2008.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Colonel. "In May 1864 Davis appointed him judge advocate of the Trans-Mississippi with the rank of colonel." Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, pp. 150, Plate No. 62. Texas in the War, 1861-1865, 1965.
  • Other Resources
  • Portrait. Texas Jurists, 1836 - 1936, 1936.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Malcolm Graham, State Preservation Board
  • Committee Informationtop
    7th R.S. - 1857
    Judiciary  
    Message of the Governor on Kansas Affairs  
    Militia  
    Petition of Citizens on the Frontier, Relative to Indian Depredations  
    Printing and Contingent Expenses  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Grounds  
    State Affairs  
     

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