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Allison Nelson Allison Nelson
Full Name: Allison Nelson
Date of birth: March 11, 1822
Date of death: October 7, 1862

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 45 Nov 7, 1859 - Nov 4, 1861 8th (1) (2)     Meridian / Bosque   Bell, McLennan

(1) District No. 45, Bell and McLennan Counties, Allison Nelson. House Journal.
(2) Comprising District 45 were Bell, McLennan, and Bosque Counties. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch and portrait. Birth date 3/17/1823. Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature, 1860.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Brigadier General, Co F & S, 10th Texas Infantry. Military grave marker, Allison Nelson. Find a Grave.
  • Mexican War. Brigadier General, Cuban War for Independence. Confederate States Army, Brigadier General. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Confederate States Army, Colonel, 10th Texas Infantry Regiment; Brigadier General. Biographical sketch and portrait, pp. 14, 20, 89, Plate No. 23. Texas in the War, 1861-1865, 1965.
  • Other Resources
  • NELSON, ALLISON (1822-1862). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Allison Nelson, 8th Legislature, Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature
  • Committee Informationtop
    8th R.S. - 1859
    Indian Affairs (Chair) 
    Indian Difficulties on Frontier  
    Joint Indian Affairs  
    Judicial Districts  

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