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Joseph Rushing
Full Name: Joseph C. Rushing
Date of birth: 1823
Date of death: 1888

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 21 Nov 5, 1855 - Nov 2, 1857 6th     Rusk / Cherokee   Cherokee
H 21 Nov 28, 1853 - Nov 5, 1855 5th (1)     Rusk / Cherokee   Cherokee
(1) Not present at organization of the House on 11/7/1853. Rushing sworn on 11/28/1853, p. 132. House Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • RUSHING, JOSEPH C. (1823-1888). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, Historical Sketch of Parker County and Weatherford Texas. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Committee Informationtop
    6th R.S. - 1855
    Federal Relations  
    Geological Surveys and Bureau of Agriculture, Select  
    Judicial Districts, Select (Co-Chair) 
    Judiciary  
    Surveying Public Lands, Select  
    5th R.S. - 1853
    Judiciary  
     

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