The 1928 Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide

168 THE TEXAS
Clarence E. Gilmore (succeeding Chas. H. Hur-
dleston), Jan. 1, 1919.
W. A. Nabors (succeeding Allison Mayfield),
March 1. 1923-Jan. 18, 1925.
W. M. W. Splawn (succeeding Earle B. May-
field), March 1, 1923-Aug. 1, 1924.
C. V. Terrell (succeeding W. M. W. Splawn),
Aug. 15. 1924.
Lon A. Smith (succeeding W. A. Nabors), Jan.
19, 1925.
COMPTROLLER, REPUBLIC OF TEXAS.
John H. Morey......Dec. 30, 1835, to Jan. 17, 1836
H. C. Hudson........Jan. 17. 1836. to Oct. 22, 1836
E. M. Pease...............June, 1837, to Dec., 1837
F. R. Lubbock........... Dec., 1837, to Jan., 1839
Jas. W. Simmons.... Jan. 16, 1839, to Sept. 30, 1840
Jas. B. Shaw.......Sept. 30, 1840. to Dec. 24, 1841
F. R. Lubbock........Dec. 24, 1841, to Jan. 1, 1842
Jas. B. Shaw .............Jan., 1842, to Jan., 1846
COMPTROLLERS, STATE.
James B. Shaw......Feb. 24, 1846. to Aug. 2, 1858
Clement R. Johns......Aug. 2, 1858, to Aug. 1, 1864
Willis L Robards.....Aug. 1, 1864, to Oct. 12, 1865
Albert H. Latimer...Oct. 12, 1865, to Mar. 27, 1866
Robert H. Taylor...Mar. 27, 1866, to June 25, 1866
Willis L. Robards...June 25, 1866, to Aug. 27, 1867
Morgan C. Hamilton..Aug. 27, 1867, to Jan. 8, 1870
A. Bledsoe...........Jan. 8, 1870, 1i Jan. 2, 1874
Stephen H. Darden.... Jan. 20, 1874, "o Nov. 2, 1880
W. H. Brown.........Nov. 2, 1880, to Jan. 16, 1883
W. J. Swain.........Jan. 16, 1883, to Jan. 18, 1887
John D. McCall....... Jan. 18, 1887, to Jan. 15. 1895
R. W. Finley ......... Jan. 15, 1895, to Jan. 15, 1901
R. M. Love............. Jan. 15, 1901, to Jan., 1903
J. W. Stephen............ Jan., 1903, to Jan., 1911
W. P. Lane..............Jan., 1911, to Jan.. 1915
H. B. Terrell .............Jan., 1915, to Jan., 1920
M. L. Wiginton...........Jan., 1920, to Jan., 1921
Lon A. Smith..............Jan., 1921, to Jan., 1925
S. H. Terrell ................Jan., 1925, to present
ATTORNEYS GENERAL, REPUBLIC OF TEXAS.
David Thomas and Peter W.
Grayson ...............Mar. 2 to Oct. 22, 1836
J. Pinckney Henderson, Peter W. Grayson, John
Birdsall and A. S. Thurston............ 1836-1838
J. C. Watrous ...........................1838 1840
Jos. Webb and F. A. Morris .............1840-1841
George W. Terrell and Ebenezer Allen . . .1841-1844
Ebenezer Allen ..........................1844-1846
ATTORNEYS GENERAL, STATE,
Volney E. Howard....Feb. 21, 1846, to May 7, 1846
John W. Harris....... May 7, 1846, to Oct. 31, 1849
Henry P. Brewster.. .Oct. 31, 1849, to Jan. 15, 1850
A. J. Hamilton........Jan. 15, 1850, to Aug. 5, 1850
Ebenezer Allen ...... Aug. 5, 1850, to Aug. 2, 1852
Thomas J. Jennings...Aug. 2, 1852, to Aug. 4, 1856
James Willie .......... Aug. 4, 1856, to Aug. 2, 1858
Malcolm D. Graham...Aug. 2, 1858, to Aug. 6, 1860
Geo. M. Flournoy..... Aug. 6. 1860, to Jan. 15. 1862
N. G. Shelley..........Feb. 3, 1862, to Aug. 1, 1364
B. E. Tarver..........Aug. 1, 1864, to Dec. 11, 1865
Win. Alexander......Dec. 11, 1865, to June 25, 1866
W. M. Walton....... June 25, 1866, to Aug. 27, 1867
Win. Alexander.......Aug. 27. 1867, to Nov. 5, 1867
Ezekiel B. Turner ..... Nov. 5, 1867, to July 11, 1870
Win. Alexander...... July 11, 1870, to Jan. 27, 1874
Geo. Clark .........Jan. 27, 1874, to April 25. 1876
H. H. Boone......... April 25, 1876, to Nov. 5. 1878
Geo. McCormick ....... Nov. 5, 1878, to Nov. 2, 1880
J. H. McLeary........ Nov. 2, 1880, to Nov. 7, 1882
John D. Templeton.... Nov. 7. 1882, to Nov. 2. 1886
James S. Hogg ........ Nov. 2, 1886, to Nov. 4. 1890
C. A. Culberson....... Nov. 4, 1890, to Nov. 6, 1894
M. M. Crane .........Nov. 6, 1894, to Nov. 8, 1898
Thomas S. Smith ..... Nov. 8, 1898. to Mar. 15. 1901
C. K. Bell.............Mar. 20. 1901, to Jan.. 1904
R. V. Davidson.........Jan., 1905, to Dec. 31. 1909
Jewel P. Lightfoot... Jan. 1, 1910, to Aug. 30, 1912
Jas. D. Waithall..... Sept. 1, 1912, to Jan. 1, 1913
B. F. Looney............... Jan., 1913, to Jan., 1917
C. M. Cureton .............Jan., 1917, to Dec.. 1921
W. A. Keeling ............Dec., 1921, to Jan.. 1925
Dan Moody ...............Jan., 1925, to Jan.. 1927
Claude Pollard ...............Jan., 1927, to present

ALMANAC.
SECRETARIES OF STATE, REPUBLIC OF TEXAS.
Raines Yearbook for Texas, 1901, gives the fol-
lowing record of Secretaries of State during the era
of the Republic of Texas:
Under President ad Interim David G. Burnet-
Samuel P. Carson, James Collingsworth and W.
H. Jack.
Under Sam Houston (first term)-Stephen F.
Austin, Pinckney Henderson and R. A. Irion.
Under Mirabeau B. Lamar-Barnard Bee appoint-
ed Dec. 16, 1838; James Webb appointed Feb. 6,
1839; D. G. Burnet appointed Acting Secretary of
State, May 31, 1839; N. Amory appointed Acting
Secretary of State, July 23, 1939; D. G. Burnet ap-
pointed Acting Secretary of State, Aug. 5, 1839;
Abner S. Lipscomb appointed Secretary of State,
Jan. 31, 1840, and resigned Jan. 22, 1841; Joseph
Waples appointed Acting Secretary of State, Jan.
23, 1841, and served until Feb. 8, 1841; James S.
Mayfield appointed Feb. 8, 1841; Joseph Waples
appointed April 30, 1841, and served until May 25,
1841; Samuel A. Roberts appointed May 25, 1841,
and reappointed Sept. 7, 1841.
Under President Sam Houston (second term)-
El Lawrence Stickney, Acting Secretary of State
until Anson Jones appointed Dec. 13. 1841. Jones
served as Secretary of State throughout this term
except during the summer and part of this term
of 1842, when Joseph Waples filled the position as
Acting Secretary of State.
Under President Anson Jones-Ebenezer Allen
served from Dec. 10, 1844, until Feb. 5, 1845, when
Ashbel Smith became Secretary of State. Allen
was again named Acting Secretary of State, March
31, 1845, and later named Secretary of State.
SECRETARIES OF STATE, STATE OF TEXAS.
Charles Mariner....... Feb. 20, 1846, to May 4, 1846
David G. Burnet.......May 4, 1846, to Jan. 1, 1848
Washington D. Miller .Jan. 1, 1848, to Jan. 2. 1850
James Webb....... Jan. 2, 1850, to Nov. 14. 1851
Thomas H. Duval...Nov. 14, 1851, to Dec 22, 1853
Edward Clark..... ..Dec. 22. 1853, to Dec.. 1857
T. S. Anderson .... Dec.. 1857, to Dec. 27. 1859
E. W. Cave ...... Dec. 27, 1859. to Mar. 16, 1861
Bird Holland........... Mar. 19, 1861, to Nov., 1861
Charles West ............Nov.. 1861, to Sept., 1862
Robert . Townes. . .. Sept., 1862, to Nov.. 1865
Charles R. Pryor ... . May 2, 1865, to Aug., 1865
James H Bell ............ Aug., 1865, to Aug., 1866
John A. Green .. .......Aug., 1866, to Aug., 1867
D. W. C. Phillips ... . Aug.. 1867, to Jan.. 1870
J. P. Newcomb...... Jan. 1, 1870, to Jan. 17, 1874
George Clark........ Jan. 17, 1874, to Jan. 27, 1874
A. W. DeBerry. ... Jan. 27, 1874, to Dec. 7, 1876
J. G. Searcy .......... Dec. 7, 1876, to Jan. 23, 1879
J. D. Templeton. ... Jan. 23, 1879, to Jan. 22, 1881
T. H. Bowman....... Jan. 22, 1881, to Jan. 18, 1883
J. W. Baines....... Jan. 18, 1883, to Jan. 21, 1887
John M. r. Moore..... .Jan. . 21, 1887. to Jan. 22. 1891
Geo. W. Smith... .Jan. . . 22, 1891, to Jan. 17, 1895
Allison Mayfield.... .Jan. 17, 1895, to Jan. 5. 1897
J. W. Madden .......Jan. 5, 1897, to Jan. 18, 1899
D. H. Hardy........ Jan. 18, 1899, to Jan. 19. 1901
John G. Tod...........Jan. 19, 1901, to Jan., 1903
J. R. Curl ...............Jan., 1903, to April, 1905
O. K. Shannon...........April, 1905, to Jan., 1907
L. T. Dashiel .............Jan., 1907, to Feb.,1908
W. R. Davie. .... ....... Feb., 1908, to Jan., 1909
W. B. Townsend..... .....Jan., 1909, to Jan., 1911
C. C. McDonald .......... Jan., 1911. to Dec.. 1912
J. T. Bowman............ Dec., 1912, to Jan., 1913
John L. Wortham ........Jan., 1913, to June, 1913
F. C. Weinert ............June, 1913, to Nov., 1914
D. A. Gregg ..............Nov., 1914, to Jan., 1915
John G. McKay ............ Jan., 1915, to Dec.. 1916
C. J. Bartlett............. Dec., 1916, to Nov., 1917
George F. Howard.......Nov., 1917, to Nov., 1920
C. D. Mime .............Nov., 1920, to Jan., 1921
S. L. Staples.............. Jan., 1921, to Aug.. 1924
J. J. Strickland ........... Sept., 1924, to Jan., 1925
Henry Hutehings .......... Jan., 1925, to Jan., 1925
Mrs. Emma K. Meharg .....Jan.. 1925. to Jan., 1927
Mrs. Jane Y. McCallum.....Jan., 1927, to present
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