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Edward Fitzgerald
Full Name: Edward Fitzgerald
Date of death: September 17, 1850

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 19 Feb 5, 1848 - Mar 20, 1848 2nd (1) (2)     Unknown / Refugio   Goliad, Refugio, San Patricio
(1) Edward Fitzgerald, sworn 2/5/1848, and resigned 3/20/1848, succeeded Henry L. Kinney, resigned before 12/18/1847. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) 2nd Legislature - Not present at the organization of the Senate on 12/12/1847. Sworn 2/5/1848, p. 268, "Mr. Edward Fitzgerald, Senator from the district of San Patricio, Refugio and Nueces, appeared, presented his credentials, took the oath prescribed by the Constitution and his seat." Senate Journal.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, p. 84. Biographical Directory of the Texan Conventions and Congresses, 1832-1845, 1942.
  • FITZGERALD, EDWARD (?-1850). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned, p. 185. The Texas Senate: Volume I, Republic to Civil War, 1836-1861, 1990.
  • Committee Informationtop
    2nd R.S. - 1847
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Indian Affairs  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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