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Charles F. Stevens Charles Frederick Stevens
Full Name: Charles Frederick Stevens
Other surnames: Stephens
Date of birth: May 7, 1859
Date of death: June 6, 1943

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 1 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)   Democrat Liberty / Liberty   Chambers, Hardin, Jefferson, Liberty, Orange
(1) Errata, C.F. Stephens, postoffice Liberty. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) "Nineteenth Legislature: proceedings in Senate and House," 1/14/1885, p. 1. Roster of House shows S.F. Stephens, Beaumont. Galveston Daily News.
(3) "Representative Convention," 9/12/1884, p. 1. Report from Beaumont nominating convention for State Representative: "Mr. C.F. Stephens a young gentleman of Liberty County, and possessing a high order of talent, received the nomination on the twentieth ballot. . .he will surely be elected." Galveston Daily News.
(4) S.F. Stephens on opening day, Dist. 1, Jefferson. C.F. Stevens in Index (Bills Introduced By). House Journal.
(5) Charles F. Stevens, Blaumond, Jefferson County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(6) C.F. Stephens, postoffice Liberty. Counties composing district: Liberty, Chambers, Jefferson, Orange, and Hardin. Rules of Order of the House of Representatives of the Nineteenth Legislature, 1885.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Volume II, pp. 667-669. Historical Review of South-east Texas and the Founders, Leaders and Representative Men of Its Commerce, Industry and Civic Affairs, 1910.
  • Biographical sketch, C.F. Stephens. Born 5/7/1859. In January 1881, returned to Liberty County. Nominated to 1st District at Democratic convention in Beaumont, 9/11/1884. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Other Resources
  • Charles Frederick Stevens, birth date 5/7/1859 in Berwick City, St. Mary's Parish, Louisiana, death date 6/6/1943 in Houston. Ancestral Chambers Genealogy, 2010.
  • C.F. Stephens, in 1885 - 19th House, from Liberty, 1 Dist. Card File.
  • Charles Frederick Stevens, birth date 5/7/1859 in Louisiana, death date 6/6/1943 in Houston, Harris County. Burial in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Census of 1900 - Charles [S.?] Stephens, inhabitant of Liberty, Liberty County, age 41, born May 1859 in LA, wife Edna, lawyer.
    Census of 1910 - C.F. Stevens, inhabitant of Liberty, Liberty County, age 50, born in LA, wife Edna, lawyer. HeritageQuest Online.
  • "Former Liberty Judge Dies in Houston," Tuesday, 6/8/1943, p. 7. Former Liberty County Judge Charles Frederick Stevens, 84, died Sunday (6/6/1943) in Houston, burial in Forest Park cemetery. Came to Texas from St. Mary's Parish, Louisiana, when he was 16. Married Edna Chamber, of Liberty, in 1882. Lubbock Morning Avalanche.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Charles F. Stevens, 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 19th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
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    19th R.S. - 1885
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