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Edgar Whittlesey
Full Name: Edgar Augustus Whittlesey
Date of birth: July 1, 1819
Date of death: April 10, 1862

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 22 Nov 5, 1849 - Jul 14, 1850 3rd (1) (2)     Unknown / Sabine   Newton, Sabine
(1) Joshua H. Speights, sworn 8/16/1850, succeeded Edgar A. Whittlesey, reported removed from state, 7/14/1850. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Roster of members elect of the 3rd Legislature, Matthewson, R.C., Texas State Gazette [Austin, Tex.], 9/29/1849, p. 6, crediting The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • WHITTLESEY, EDGAR AUGUSTUS (1819-1862). "In about 1846 he married Martha Augusta Bullock and moved to Sabine County, Texas." Handbook of Texas Online.
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    3rd R.S. - 1849
    Apportionment, Special  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
    Post Routes, Select  
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