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Delaney E. Tompkins
Full Name: Delaney E. Tompkins
Date of birth: May 8, 1831
Date of death: August 22, 1896

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Emilee / Tyler   Jasper, Newton, Tyler
(1) Emilee post office discontinued in 1946. Handbook of Texas Online.
(2) "In politics he is an Independent Democrat," p. 187. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
(3) Delana E. Tompkins, Emilee. Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Private, Company K, 13th Texas Cavalry. Military grave marker, Delaney E. Tompkins. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1870 - Delano Tompkins, Tyler County, born in Indiana around 1831.
    Census of 1880 - D.E. Tompkins, Tyler County, blacksmith, born in Indiana around 1831. FamilySearch. 1870 1880
  • Delaney E. Tompkins, birth date 5/8/1831, death year 8/22/1896, interment in Ebenezer Cemetery, Colmesneil, Tyler County. Find a Grave.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 20th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    20th R.S. - 1887
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    Public Debt  
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