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Thomas McCulloch Thomas McCulloch
Full Name: Thomas Jefferson McCulloch
Date of birth: August 7, 1835
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 15 Apr 18, 1876 - Sep 3, 1879 16th (1) (2)   15th (3)   Democrat Jewett / Leon   Brazos, Leon, Robertson
(1) Democrat, 1/14/1879, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
(2) McCulloch resigned 9/3/1879. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) 15th Legislature - 4/18/1876, p. 1. All Senators listed in roll call as "Senators elect [who] answered to their names, presented their credentials, and took the oath of office prescribed by the Constitution"; in Drawing of Senatorial Terms 4/27/1876, p. 98, drew "long term" (four years). Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch in "The State Capital: Extending the International Railroad to Austin - Personal Notices of Senators Elect," 2/27/1876, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
  • Biography, pp. 26-27. Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Biography, Thomas Jefferson McCulloch, pp. 243-244. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Thomas McCulloch, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 15th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate Sergeant-at-arms office, west wall. 2E.10A). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    16th R.S. - 1879
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Private Land Claims  
    Public Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    State Affairs  
    State Asylums  
    Statistics of Industry, Public Health and History of Texas (Chair) 
    15th R.S. - 1876
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Educational Affairs  
    General Land Office  
    Internal Improvements  
    State Asylums  
    Statistics of Industry, Public Health and History of Texas (Chair) 
     

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