Law & legal affairs; Orphans; Children; Republic of Texas;
1835 court decision handed down by Judge A. Hotchkiss naming Bailey Anderson, Jr. and Samuel McFadine as "Tutrix" or female guardian of four orphaned minors, Wade H. Shoat, Nancy Shoat, Luiza Shoat and Stoakley Shoat, children of Kit Shoat,...
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This is a Houston Chronicle front page article about Mrs. Lera Thomas, who is to run for election on March 26, 1966. Mrs. Thomas made the decision to run for her late husband's seat in Congress. The newspaper is dated Febuary 26, 1966.