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Abner S. Lipscomb
Full Name: Abner S. Lipscomb
Date of death: April 4, 1873

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 14 Elected but never sworn 13th (1) (2)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris, Montgomery
H 37 Nov 2, 1863 - Aug 6, 1866 10th (3)     Montgomery / Montgomery   Brazos, Grimes, Montgomery
(1) 13th Legislature - Lipscomb elected, but never sworn. Elected 3/22/1873; died 4/4/1873 before taking his seat, p. 556. House Journal.
(2) Member-elect Lipscomb unseated F.A. Michael in election contest 3/22/1873, but died, as reported 4/4/1873, before qualifying. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Lists name Abner S. Lipscomb. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 13th Legislature, R.S., 4/5/1873, p. 556. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • Photo in composite of Supreme Court justices, p. 14; mentioned, p. 15. Austin Lawyers: A Legacy of Leadership and Service, 2005.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Pictorial Monogram of the State Government of Texas 1873 (DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection). DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection..
  • Committee Informationtop
    13th R.S. - 1873
    Agriculture and Stock Raising  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    10th R.S. - 1863
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Retrenchment and Reform  
     

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