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Thomas Duggan
Full Name: Thomas Hinds Duggan
Date of birth: April 20, 1815
Date of death: December 26, 1865

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 27 Nov 7, 1859 - Nov 4, 1861 8th (1) (2) (3)     Seguin / Guadalupe   Caldwell, Comal, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Hays
S 23 Nov 3, 1851 - Nov 7, 1853 4th (4) (5)     Seguin / Guadalupe   DeWitt, Goliad, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Lavaca
(1) Entire Senate went up for reelection due to Senatorial redistricting. Act passed Feb. 6, 1860, 8th Legislature, ch. 45, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(2) 8th Legislature, Regular Session - 11/7/1859, p. 2. Included in "roll of Senators elected since the last adjournment, being called by Districts, the following Senators appeared, presented their credentials, took the oath of office and their seats." Senate Journal.
(3) 8th Legislature - One of 15 newcomers to the Senate, 8th Regular Session, p. 302. The Texas Senate: Volume I, Republic to Civil War, 1836-1861, 1990.
(4) Entire Senate went up for reelection due to Senatorial redistricting. Act passed Feb. 2, 1853, 4th Legislature, 1st C.S., ch. 4, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(5) 4th Legislature, Regular Session - 11/3/1851, p. 3. Included in "roll of Senators elected being called by Districts, the following gentlemen appeared, presented their credentials, and being qualified, took their seats." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • DUGGAN, THOMAS HINDS (1815-1865). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Committee Informationtop
    8th R.S. - 1859
    Claims and Accounts  
    Counties and County Boundaries (Chair) 
    Judiciary  
    Printing and Contingent Expenses  
    4th R.S. - 1851
    Apportionment  
    Education  
    Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
    Indian Affairs  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
     

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