Dr Branch Tanner Archer

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Dr Branch Tanner Archer

  • Birth 13 Dec 1790 Henrico County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 22 Sep 1856 Brazoria County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Clute, Brazoria County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 6064464

Dr. Branch T. Archer received a medical degree in 1808 from the University of Pennsylvania. He practice medicine in Virginia. Dr. Archer represented Powhattan County in the General Assembly of Virginia during the session of 1819-1820
Dr. Archer went to Texas and became an advocate for Texas independance from Mexico. He was elected president of the Consulation of 1835. He served in the First Congress of the new republic of Texas. He was Speaker of the House of Representatives during the second session. Dr. Archer served as Secretary of War for the Republic of Texas in 1840-1841.


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  • Created by: BJ Koenning
  • Added: 4 Jan 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6064464
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Branch Tanner Archer (13 Dec 1790–22 Sep 1856), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6064464, citing Restwood Memorial Park, Clute, Brazoria County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by BJ Koenning (contributor 46516185) .