The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 70, July 1966 - April, 1967

TEXAS KNOW NOTHING LEADERS
WITH A SUMMARY OF BIOGRAPHICAL DATA TAKEN FROM THE RETURNS OF
SCHEDULE NO. 1, FREE INHABITANTS, UNITED STATES EIGHTH CENSUS, 1860.

COUNTY OF AGE IN REAL PERSONA
RESIDENCE 1855 BIRTH PLACE OCCUPATION PROPERTY PROPERT'

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Baylor
R. Rogers
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Anderson
Anderson
Austin
Austin
Bastrop
Bell
Bexar
Bexar
Bexar
Bexar
Bexar
Bexar
Bexar
Bexar
Chambers
Cherokee
Collin
Collin
Comal
Fannin
Fannin
Fayette
Galveston
Galveston
Galveston
Galveston
Goliad
Gonzales
Gonzales
Grimes
Guadalupe
Guadalupe
Guadalupe
Harrison
Harrison
Harrison
Harrison
Harrison
Harrison
Harrison
Henderson
Kaufman
Lamar
Leon
Leon
Liberty
McLennan
Navarro
Navarro
Panola
Red River
Red River
Red River
Rusk
Rusk
Smith
Titus
Travis
Travis
Travis
Travis
Travis
Travis
Walker
Walker
Washington
Washington
Washington

Georgia Judge
South Carolina Lawyer-Farmer
Tennessee Farmer

Georgia
New York
Virginia

37 Virginia
89 Mississippi

Mississippi
Georgia
Kentucky
North Carolina
Tennessee
Tennessee
Virginia
North Carolina
Virginia
Alabama
Tennessee
Tennessee
North Carolina
Alabama
Tennessee
Kentucky
Georgia
Kentucky
Tennessee
Virginia
Mississippi
Virginia

Lawyer
Lawyer
Merchant
Lawyer
Farmer
Farmer-Lawyer
Stock Raiser
Lawyer
Farmer
Lawyer
Farmer
Lawyer
Lawyer
Farmer
Lawyer
Minister
Farmer
Minister
Druggist
Lawyer
Lawyer
Farmer
Lawyer
Farmer
Farmer-Physician
Lawyer
Lawyer

56 South Carolina Lawyer
46 Alabama Lawyer
40 South Carolina Lawyer
52 Kentucky Contractor
31 Alabama Lawyer
41 North Carolina Lawyer
49 North Carolina Physician
62 Kentucky Judge
35 Georgia Lawyer-Physician
30 New York Lawyer

Kentucky
North Carolina
Missouri
North Carolina
Maryland
Tennessee
Kentucky
New York
Massachusetts
New York
Tennessee
New Brunswick
Georgia
North Carolina
Virginia
Tennessee

30,000
3,636
56,000
90,000
3,000
5,000
3,500
10,000
15,000
2,880
30,000
6,420
1,800
480
3,700
75,000
11,600
1,800
26,425
3,900
2,560
13,000

15,000
5,000
20,000
10,000
200
13,000
8,400
20,000
10,000
5,000
30,000
7,800
56,000
600
11,670
40,000
18,400
7,500
21,100
6,300
7,200
6,000

300 300
7,000 24,000
60,000 40,000
37,940 91,650
24,000 72,000
150,000 5,000
60,000 25,000
3,000 8,700
20,000 50,000
24,000 35,000
30,000 20,000
15,000 61,000

Eound in Schedule No. 1 of the census returns. Supplementary data taken from Webb and Carroll (eds.), Handbook of Texas.

Lawyer
Physician
Lawyer
Lawyer
Miller
Farmer
Lawyer
Lawyer
Merchant
Farmer
Mayor
Stock Raiser
Lawyer
Lawyer
Lawyer

$ 4,000 $ 10,000
10,000 6,500
100,000 20,000
10,000 11,650
120,000 30,000
4,000 9,000
42,000 7,500
100,000 60,000
10,980 17,700
3,300
12,000
550,000 20,000
6,350 15,350

Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 70, July 1966 - April, 1967. Austin, Texas. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth101199/. Accessed April 19, 2014.