W.V. Henderson

William Vick Henderson

Full Name: William Vick Henderson
Date of birth: July 9, 1832
Date of death: October 6, 1909

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 29 Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876 14th   Democrat Boerne / Kendall   Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Mason, Menard, Wilson

Terms of Service top

House District 29
Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876
Legislatures: 14th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Boerne / Kendall
Counties in district: Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Edwards, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Kimble, Mason, Menard, Wilson

Biographical Information top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, "Was Lawyer and Journalist: William Vick Henderson Had Been on Daily Express Staff and in Legislature," The Daily Express (San Antonio, Texas), 10/8/1909, p. 16, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Died Wednesday night, 10/6/1909. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Other Resources

  • William Vick Henderson, Kendall County, birth date 7/9/1832 in Louisiana, death date 10/7/1909 in San Antonio, lawyer, spouse Elizabeth L. Henderson, son N. Vick Henderson. RROrsinger Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • W.V. Henderson, postoffice, Boerne, Kendall County, lawyer, born circa 1833 in Louisiana, moved to Texas 1865, age 41, Democrat. Directory of the Members and Officers of the Fourteenth Legislature of the State of Texas . . ., 1874.
  • Listed in "Men who have represented Grimes County in the House of Representatives/State Senate, 1846-1931," pp. 205-209. Includes Date, Legislatures, District, and Source of Data. Early History of Grimes County, 1930.
  • Census of 1870 - W.V. Hendersen, Kendall County, age 38, born circa 1832 in Louisiana, farmer, living in household with Elisabeth, age 26, and children.
    Census of 1880 - W.V. Henderson, Kendall County, age 46, born circa 1834 in Louisiana, lawyer, wife Elizabeth.
    Census of 1900 - William V. Henderson, Kendall County, age 68, born July 1832 in Louisiana, wife Elizabeth L. FamilySearch. 1870 1880 1900
  • William V. Henderson, death date 10/7/1909 in Bexar County. FamilySearch Texas Death Index, 1903-2000.
  • Wm. V. Henderson, death date 10/6/1909 in San Antonio, Bexar County, lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • William V. Henderson. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.


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Committee Information top

14th R.S. - 1874
Agriculture and Stock Raising  
Federal Relations  
Indian Affairs  
Judiciary No. 2  
Mexican Border Troubles  
Removal of Judge Henry Maney, 22nd Judicial District  

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