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Early Elected & Appointed Officials
of
Sabine County, Texas
1835-1846
(Republic of Texas)

The following is abstracted from the Compiled Index to Elected and Appointed Officials of the Republic of Texas: 1835-1846, a publication of the State Archives Division of the Texas State Library in Austin. Printed 1981.

NAME

OFFICE HELD

Date
Elected

Date
Commissioned

Vol. & Pg

BARNETT, William H. H. Justice of the Peace, Precient 3 2-6-43 4-12-43 11-102
BENTON, [Samuel L.] Representive in 4th Congress
Finance, Public Lands, Public
Printing, Claims & Accts. Committees
----------- ----------------- 1-393
BURROUGHS, James H. Justice of the Peace, Precient 2
Patterson Precinct (2)
2-3-45 5-5-45 11-102
CLARK, William Jr. President, Board of Land Commissioners [1836-39] ----------------- 1-54
DOOM, R. C. Collector of the Revenue 1-23-39 ----------------- 1-454
DOWELL, James  County Surveyor 2-4-39 ----------------- 1-295
EARLE, William Sheriff Feb. 1839 ----------------- 1-54
FRAZER, Harmon County Surveyor [1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
FRAZER, William B. County Clerk 2-3-45 5-30-45 11-102
FRAZIER, John Justice of the Peace, Patron Precinct [Feb.1839] 6-1-39 1-54
GAINES, Francis T. Chief Justice [1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
GAINES, [James Taylor] Senator (Shelby & Sabine) ------------ ----------------- 1-437
GALLANTLY, Robert Justice of the Peace, Patron Precinct [Feb.1839] 6-1-39 1-54
GELLATBY, Robert Chief Justice 2-3-45 5-5-45 11-102
GOODLOE, Robert K. Justice of the Peace,
Milam Precinct [1]
2-3-45 5-5-45 11-102
HANKLAR, R. A. County Commissioner 9-1-45 ----------------- 11-139
HARRIS, Theophilus Justice of the Peace, Precinct 2 2-6-43 4-12-43 11-102
HARRIS, Theophilus Associate Justice 1-22-44 ----------------- 11-102
HARRIS, William H. Clerk, County Court [1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
HARRIS, William H. Clerk, Board of Land Commissioners [1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
HINKLEY, Walter [District] Clerk, Acting [2-11-39] ----------------- 1-54
HINKLEY, Walter Clerk, District Court [1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
JOHNSON, Bede Justice of the Peace, 3-27-41 7-6-41 1-55
[JOUEL] (sic) Richard B. Justice of the Peace,
Red Land Precinct (5)
2-3-45 5-5-45 11-102
JOWEL, Richard R. Justice of the Peace, Patarom District [1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
JOWEL, Richard R. Chief Justice 12-18-40 12-18-40 1-55
LOWE, Isaac Commissioner to Inspect County
Land Offices
1-30-40 ----------------- 1-55
McGOWEN, George W. Justice of the Peace,
Red Land Precinct (5)
2-3-45 5-5-45 11-102
McGRARY, John H. Associate, Board of Land Commissioners [1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
McKIVER, Justice of the Peace, Precinct 5 2-6-43 4-12-43 11-102
McMAHON, James Justice of the Peace,
Bear Creek Precinct
[Feb.1839] 6-1-39 1-54
MCMAHON, Sam D. Justice of the Peace,
Bear Creek District
[1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
McREA, John H. Sheriff 2-6-43 4-11-43 11-102
McREA, John H. Sheriff 2-3-45 7-4-45 11-102
MAHON, John D. Commissioner to Inspect County
Land Offices
1-30-40 ----------------- 1-55
MEANS, William Sheriff [1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
MILLICAN, Hugh Coroner 4-23-44 5-16-44 11-102
MITCHELL, Asher G. Justice of the Peace,
"Bear Creek" (sic)
12-15-45 2-4-46 11-19
MITCHELL, John M. Justice of the Peace, Milam Beat June 1839 6-20-39 1-55
NORFORD, Gideon A. Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1 2-6-43 4-12-43 11-102
NORVELL, Lipscomb Justice of the Peace,
Bear Creek Precinct
[Feb.1839] 6-1-39 1-54
NORVELL, Lipscomb Justice of the Peace, Precinct 4 2-6-43 4-12-43 11-102
NORVELL, Lipscomb Justice of the Peace,
Bear Creek Precinct (4)
2-3-45 5-5-45 11-102
OGDEN, James [S.] Justice of the Peace, Sabine Precinct [Feb.1839] 6-1-39 1-54
OLIPHANT, A. D. County Commissioner 9-1-45 ----------------- 11-139
OLIPHANT, A. D. Justice of the Peace, Milam Beat 12-15-45 2-4-46 11-103
PARKER, M. Commissioner to Inspect County
Land Offices
1-30-40 ----------------- 1-55
PAYNE, John Justice of the Peace, Patarom District [1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
PAYNE, John Representative in 3rd Congress sept.1838 ----------------- 1-391
PRISTLY, James Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1 2-6-43 4-12-43 11-102
PRISTLY, James Justice of the Peace, Milam Precinct 1 2-3-45 5-5-45 11-102
PRISTLY, William Assessor 1-6-45 7-4-45 11-103
PULSIFER, Joseph P. Collector of the Revenue 9-19-40 ----------------- 1-454
RAGSDALE, Edward B. Justice of the Peace, Precinct 5 2-6-43 4-12-43 11-102
RAINES, Emery Senator:Term of Service out Sept 1840
Shelby & Sabine
------------ ----------------- 1-437
RENFRO, Peter F. District Clerk 4-13-41 6-7-41 1-55
RENFRO, Peter F. District Clerk 2-3-45 5-30-45 11-102
RICHEY, Daniel Justice of the Peace, Precinct 3 2-6-43 4-12-43 11-102
SCRUGGS, Jesse T. Justice of the Peace, Precinct 2 2-6-43 4-12-43 11-102
SCRUGGS, Jesse T. Associate Justice 1-22-44 ----------------- 11-102
SMITH, John B. Justice of the Peace,
Bear Creek Precinct 4
2-3-45 5-5-45 11-102
SMITH, John E. Justice of the Peace,
Bear Creek Precinct 3
2-3-45 5-5-45 11-102
SMITH, Niles F. Collector of the Revenue 2-4-42 2-5-42 1-455 &
11-159
SMITH, Niles F. Notary Public 6-2-44 12-11-44 11-133
STODDARD, J. B. Justice of the Peace, Sabine Precinct June 1839 6-20-39 1-54
SWAIM, John D. Collector of the Revenue 11-11-39 ----------------- 1-454
THOMPSON, William P. Justice of the Peace,
Precient (2) Patterson
2-3-45 5-5-45 11-102
WEATHERED, F. M. , Jr. Notary Public 1-21-45 3-4-35 11-133
WEATHERHEAD, Francis M. Notaary Public 2-4-42 2-5-42 1-168
11-132
WHITE, Martin D. Justice of the Peace,
Bear Creek District
[1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
WHITE, Martin D. Associate, Board of Land Commissioners [1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
WILLIAMS, James M. Justice of the Peace,
Sabine District
[1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
WILSON, Jefferson Justice of the Peace,
Sabine District
[1836-38] ----------------- 1-54
WILSON, Jefferson Justice of the Peace,
Milam Precinct
[Feb.1839] 6-1-39 1-54
WYCHE, William P. Chief Justice 2-11-[39] ----------------- 1-54
WYCHE, William P. Chief Justice 2-6-43 4-12-43 11-102
WYCHE, William P. Notary Public ------------ 5-12-45 11-134
WYCHE, William P. County Commissioner 9-1-45 ----------------- 11-139
YOUNG, A. H. County Commisioner 9-1-45 ----------------- 11-139

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