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Henry Dulany
Full Name: Henry Preston Cook Dulany
Other surnames: Dulaney
Date of birth: March 11, 1827
Date of death: October 27, 1875

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 14 Jan 28, 1861 - Nov 4, 1861 8th (1) (2) (3) (4)     Carthage / Panola   Panola, Shelby
H 23 Nov 7, 1853 - Nov 5, 1855 5th     Carthage / Panola   Panola
(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) Henry P.C. Dulany, sworn 1/26/1861 [sic], succeeded John R. Dickinson, resigned after Regular Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) 8th Legislature, Extra Session - Monday, 1/28/1861, p. 49. "On motion of Mr. Parsons, Mr. H.P.O. Dulany, Senator elect from the fourteenth Senatorial District, composed of the counties of Shelby and Panola, came forward, took the oath of office and his seat." Senate Journal.
(4) 8th Legislature - Replacements for the special sessions included Ben F. Neal for Britton, H.P.C. Dulany for Dickinson, Steward A. Miller for Rainey, and Franklin B. Sexton for Wallace, p. 302. The Texas Senate: Volume I, Republic to Civil War, 1836-1861, 1990.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • Name listed, H.P.O. Dulany, 8th Legislature, Extra Session; Dulaney and Dulany, 8th Legislature, Adjourned Session. Senate Journal. Senate Journal, 8th Adjourned
  • Senate Journal, 8th Extra
    Biographical Sketches
  • Henry Preston Cook Dulaney biographical sketch, "Carthage Masonic Lodge Deceased Masons 1860-1913." TXGenWeb Project.
  • Other Resources
  • Wife and son of Henry Preston Cook Dulany interred in Baker Cemetery, Decker Prairie, Mongomery County, TX. Find a Grave.
  • Name listed, Henry P.C. Dulany. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Included on list of "Texas Know Nothing Leaders with a Summary of Biographical Data Taken from the . . . United States Eighth Census, 1860." The party was active at the state level in Texas in 1855 and 1856. "By 1857 the party had virtually disappeared in Texas." "An Analysis of the Texas Know Nothings," Vol. 70, No. 3, pp. 414-423. Southwestern Historical Quarterly.
  • Name listed, H.P.C. Dulany. The Texas Senate: Volume I, Republic to Civil War, 1836-1861, 1990.
  • Committee Informationtop
    8th R.S. - 1859
    Engrossed Bills  
    5th R.S. - 1853
    County Boundaries  
    Private Land Claims No. 1  
     

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