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William H. Johnson
Full Name: William H. Johnson
Date of birth: May 9, 1819
Date of death: November 13, 1891

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 20 Nov 3, 1851 - Nov 7, 1853 4th     Mount Pleasant / Titus   Titus
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • JOHNSON, WILLIAM H. (1819-1891). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Lieutenant Colonel, 22nd Texas Cavalry Regiment, "also known as the First Indian-Texas Regiment." Handbook of Texas Online.
  • William H. Johnson. Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, 2002.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in "'Blessed with Peace!' War's Bitter Aftermath," pp. 102-136. Brush Men and Vigilantes: Civil War Dissent in Texas, 2000.
  • 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    4th R.S. - 1851
    Judiciary  
    Military Affairs, Governor's Message  
     

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