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Philip Peers Philip Peers
Full Name: Philip E. Peers
Date of birth: 1832
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 48 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1)   Democrat Mumford / Robertson   Robertson
H 27 Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879 15th   Democrat Hearne / Robertson   Robertson
(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biography, pp. 90-91. Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Biography, P.E. Peers, pp. 260-261. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Other Resources
  • Race and estimated birth year of 1832 from 1880 census records, Robertson, TX. FamilySearch.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Philip Peers, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Philip Peers, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 15th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 18th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    18th R.S. - 1883
    Educational Affairs  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Penitentiaries  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    15th R.S. - 1876
    Agricultural and Mechanical College, Visit  
    Agriculture and Stock Raising  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Public Debt  
    State Penitentiary  
     

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