Bourbon B. Anderson

Full Name: Bourbon B. Anderson
Date of birth: 1829
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 2 Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876 14th   Democrat Carthage / Panola   Nacogdoches, Panola, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Other Resources

  • Bourbon B. Anderson, born in Alabama, voter registration 8/26/1867 in Panola County. Texas, U.S., Voter Registration Lists, 1867-1869.
  • Burbon Anderson, Democratic candidate for the Legislature, mentioned on p. 125. Dance of Freedom: Texas African Americans During Reconstruction, 2007.
  • Burbon B. Anderson, marriage to Margarett J. Small 10/13/1859 in De Soto Parish, Louisiana.
    Census of 1870 - B.B. Anderson, Panola County, age 40, born circa 1830 in Alabama, farmer, living in household with Margaret Anderson (age 28) and children Lewis, William, Edmund, Iwanona; and Lina Anderson (age 59).
    B.B. Anderson, marriage to Sarah J. Bryson 7/17/1879 in Panola County, Texas.
    Census of 1880 - B.B. Anderson, Panola County, age 50, born circa 1830 in Alabama, farmer, wife S.J. Anderson, sons W.R. and E.L., daughters Inona, Unos, and Capitola. FamilySearch. 1870 1880 Louisiana Parish Marriages, 1837-1957 Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965
  • B.B. Anderson among Panola County officers disqualified by the Reconstruction Government in 1866 and between 1871 and 1877. East Texas Genealogical Society, "First Fifty Years, Panola County, Texas Officers 1846-1896," East Texas Family Records, Fall 1981, Volume 5, Number 3, p. 19, crediting East Texas Genealogical Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Bourbon B. Anderson included as a party defendant in trial of the right of property to four slaves in William G. Anderson and Another v. Sina Anderson. Texas. Supreme Court. Reports of Cases Argued and Decided in the Supreme Court of the State of Texas, During Part of Galveston Session, and Part of Tyler Session, 1859, p. 641. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Bourbon B. Anderson, Blue Lodge and Royal, 1872; Suspended, 1876. East Texas Genealogical Society, "Panola County -- Panola County Masons in the 1800's," East Texas Family Records, Summer 1984, Volume 8, Number 2, p. 23, crediting East Texas Genealogical Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

14th R.S. - 1874
Private Land Claims  
Public Lands and Land Office  
Removal of Judge J.B. Williamson, 6th Judicial District  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.

Many photos in Texas Legislators: Past and Present are used with permission of the Texas State Preservation Board. For permission to reproduce these photos, please contact the Texas State Preservation Board graphics coordinator at 512-475-3060.