KENDRICK, HARVEY W.
KENDRICK, HARVEY W. (1792–1849). Harvey W. Kendrick, early settler, merchant, and legislator, was born in Georgia on April 14, 1792. He was commissioned in the Georgia Militia in 1813 and served until 1819. In July 1815 he married Maria G. Hall and in 1835 moved to Texas and settled in Matagorda as a merchant. He served as mayor of Matagorda in 1838 and as senator representing Matagorda, Jackson, and Victoria counties in the Third, Fourth, and Fifth congresses of the Republic of Texas. He was a member of the House in the Eighth Congress. In 1845 he held the contract for a mail route from Columbus to Matagorda. He died at Matagorda on April 5, 1849.
Image Use Disclaimer
All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.
For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, Clinton P. Hartmann, "Kendrick, Harvey W.," accessed March 23, 2017, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/fke21.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.