Trees Planted by the Water: Early African American Legislators





Handbook of Texas Online: Mitchell Kendall

Texas State Library: Mitchell Kendall





.Constitutional Convention 1868
12th Texas Legislature Jan 10, 1871


Entry from the Journals of the Reconstruction Convention, 1868

  June 5, 1868

The President announced the following standing committees: Public Lands-Lippard, Chairman; Oaks, Boyd, Kendal, Johnson,of Calhoun; Burnett, Hunt.



  2nd Ward, Marshall, Harrison, Texas
 Name  Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation
 Mitch. Kendall   Self   M   Male   B   58   GA   Blacksmith 
 Adeline Kendall   Wife   M   Female   B   58   NC   Keeping House 
 Eliza Kendall   Dau   S   Female   B   18   TX   Keeping House 
 Hampton Kendall   Son   S   Male   B   12   TX   At School