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Peter Hansborough Bell Edit Profile

army officer , governor of Texas

Peter Hansborough Bell, American army officer, governor of Texas. member United States House of Representatives from Texas, 33d-34th congresses, 1853-1857.

Background

Bell, Peter Hansborough was born on March 11, 1810 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States. Son of James and Elizabeth (Hansborough) Bell.

Career

Assistant Adjunct; general (apptd. Assistant Adjunct.

Membership

Member United States House of Representatives from Texas, 33d-34th congresses, 1853-1857.

Connections

Married Ella Eaton, 1857.

father:
James Bell

mother:
Elizabeth (Hansborough) Bell

spouse:
Ella Eaton