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John Hancock
Birth: Oct. 24, 1824
Jackson County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1893
Travis County
Texas, USA

US Congressman. A member of the Texas Bar, he was serving as a Legislator in the Texas State House of Representatives when the Civil War began, and was expelled for refusing to take an oath of allegiance to the newly formed Confederate States of America. He was elected as a Democrat to represent three different Texas Congressional Districts in the United States House of Representatives. He first represented the 4th District from 1871 to 1875, then the 5th District from 1875 to 1877, then finally the 10th District from 1883 to 1885. 
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  John Allen Hancock (1780 - 1855)
  Sarah Ann Ryan Hancock (1780 - 1847)
  Susan E. Richardson Hancock (1830 - 1911)
  Hugh Berry Hancock (1855 - 1910)*
  Edwin B. Hancock (1856 - 1917)*
  Frances Ryan Hancock Baker (1802 - 1884)*
  Pheby Hancock Forehand (1806 - 1878)*
  William Ryan Hancock (1807 - 1852)*
  George Duncan Hancock (1809 - 1879)*
  Lewis Swanson Hancock (1817 - 1850)*
  John Hancock (1824 - 1893)
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Oakwood Cemetery
Travis County
Texas, USA
Plot: Block 3, Lot 709
GPS (lat/lon): 30.16606, -97.43579
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Record added: Oct 27, 2000
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