Judge Edward F. Butler, Sr.
San Antonio , TX
Updated April 25, 2009
Pacifica , Butler Family Limited Partnership, San Antonio 2005.
1997 Around-The-World Adventure , Butler Family Limited Partnership, San Antonio 2004.
Contributing editor, Colonial America : An Encyclopedia of Social, Political, Cultural, and Economic History , East River Books, Santa Barbara , CA , in press , 2003.
Travels With the Judge , Butler Family Limited Partnership, San Antonio 2003.
The Texas Genealogist's Handbook , Butler Family Limited Partnership, San Antonio , Jan. 2001.
The Descendants of Pvt. Philip Nicholas Myers, American Revolutionary War Patriot, jointly with Robin Myers Butler, Butler Family Limited Partnership, San Antonio, Dec. 2000.
The Ancestors and Descendants of Diana Parker Martin, of Lane, DeWitt County, Illinois , jointly with Robin Myers Butler, Butler Family Limited Partnership, San Antonio, Dec. 2000.
The Descendants of Thomas Pincerna, Progenitor of the Butler Family , GenPub, Dallas, 1997 (First Prize, Best Family History Book, Dallas Genealogical Soc., 1997).
Texas Litigator's Handbook , Butterworth, Austin, 1989 (ISBN 040925432-0).
Family Law in Texas , co-author, Legal Education Institute, Naples , FL , 1988.
Cultural Behavior Handbook: Australia /A Guide For Defense Attaches , U.S. State Dept., Washington , Nov. 1986.
“Time to Take Stock of Your Personal Affairs, Mar. 28, 2007, SAR Magazine, Summer, 2007.
“Tax Advantages Available Through Charitable Giving”, SAR Magazine , Fall 2006.
“The Civil War, and The South's Favorite Son, General Robert Edward Lee (1807-1870)”, Oct. 2005, unpublished.
“Genealogy, History And Patriotism: The SAR Formula For Success”, Heritage Quest magazine, Summer 2005, Vol. 21, No. 2, pp. 54-58.
“Ranking the Reliability of Records”, The Headquarters Dispatch , (Business Newsletter of the National Society Sons of the American Revolution), Vol. VII, No. VII, pp. 3-4, Dec. 2004; reprint from Stripes , the magazine of the Texas Genealogical Society, Vol. 41, No. 1, Mar.. 2001, p. 45.
"The Impact of the War For Southern Independence on Kentucky ". The Longhunter , journal of the Southern Kentucky Genealogical Society, Vol. XXVI, Issue 2, pp.47-52, Spring 2003.
“Post War Iraq ”, March 2003.
“Historical Events Contributing To The Adoption of the U.S. Constitution And The Bill of Rights”, Stripes , the magazine of the Texas Genealogical Society, Vol. 42, No. 3, Sept. 2002, pp. 68-73 (presented to the San Antonio, Texas Area Regents Council, #7 of the DAR on Sept. 14, 2002); reprinted Jan. 21, 2006 as “Foundations of the U.S. Constitution” on the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) History Web page “The Real Story of the American Revolution” at www.rsar.org/themes/constitu.htm , which is linked to the another SAR web site at www.rsar.org/themes/maintain.htm .
“Spain's Involvement in the American Revolutionary War”, NGS Newsmagazine , the magazine of the National Genealogical Society, Vol. 28, No. 2, March/April 2002, pp. 122-125; reprinted at Sons of the American Revolution History web site http://www.sar.org/cnssar/liberty/default2.htm .
“Spain's Involvement in the American Revolutionary War, Part II”, (The Texas Connection to the American Revolutionary War) NGS Newsmagazine , the magazine of the National Genealogical Society, in press, Vol. 28, No. 5, September/October 2002, pp. 304-307; reprinted at Sons of the American Revolution History web site http://www.sar.org/cnssar/liberty/default2.htm .
“Ranking The Reliability of Records”, Stripes , the magazine of the Texas Genealogical Society, Vol. 41, No. 1, Mar.. 2001, p. 45; reprinted in The Headquarters Dispatch , Business Newsletter of the SAR, Vol. VII, No. VII, Dec. 2004, pp. 3-4.
“Reference Materials to Help Find Your Patriot Ancestor From New Spain” , 2000, Sons of the American Revolution History Web site at http://www.sar.org/cnssar/liberty/default2.htm .
“Col. James Butler Bonham”, Stripes , the magazine of the Texas Genealogical Society, Vol. 41, No. 3, Sept. 2001, pp. 35-37.
“911: The Attack On Fortress America ” (2001).
“ Spain 's Activities in Louisiana and Florida ” (Archivo de General de Indias ); 2000, printed at Sons of the American Revolution History web site http://www.sar.org/cnssar/liberty/default2.htm .
“Kentucky: Before, During and After The War For Southern Independence”, Kentucky Family Records , journal of the West-Central Kentucky Family Research Assoc., Owensboro, 2000, Vol. 24, pp. 95-102.
“Captain William McClanahan and The Culpeper County, Virginia Minutemen”, seven pages, with a compilation of related materials, Nov. 2000.
“Comments On The Confederacy” (2000).
“ Caveat Emptor - Cause It Ain't Necessarily So”, originally published in Missing Links , a weekly Internet newsletter for genealogists, Vol. 4, No. 20, May 1999, by Julia M. Case and Myra Vanderpool Gormley; reprinted in Our Heritage , the journal of the San Antonio Genealogical and Historical Society, Vol. 40, No. 3 & 4, Spring and Summer, 1999, pp. 36-37.
“In Defense of the Confederate Battle Flag”, 1999.
“The Descendants of Gilbert Marshall of England ”, 1999, 22 pages.
“Take The Welfare Out of Social Security”, Nov. 1994.
“ Grand Cayman Island , British West Indies ”, June 1994.
“Benefits Available Through the Social Security Administration”, delivered at the Waco - McClennan County Bar Assn. Pro Bono Clinic Seminar, Mar. 19, 1993, Baylor University , Waco , TX .
“All That Jazz”, South Padre Parade , July 1991, South Padre Island, TX, pp. 4, 46-47.
“Apply Existing Law To Illegal Haitians”, unpublished.
“Studying Spanish? Go To Guadalajara”, a series in the Brownsville (Texas) Progress , an insert in the Brownsville Herald , Feb. 26, 1990, pp. 3-5, and Mar. 26, 1990, pp. 4-8.
“The Soviet Union Through The Eyes of a Memphis Lawyer”, Dec. 1983. Later published in a four part series entitled “Today's Soviet Union ” in The Texas Beachcomber , (Port Isabel, TX), Mar. 1987, pp. 40-43; May 1987, pp. 27-28; June 1987, pp. 14-16; and July 1987, pp. 3-5.
“USS Memphis, May She Ever Prowl The Sea”, Officer Review , Vol. 26, No. 8, pp. 7-10, May 1987.
“Attitudes of Tennessee Criminal Court Jurists Concerning Competency of the Bar”, Dec. 1984.
“A Case Against S.E.C. Regulation of the Bar”, unpublished master's degree thesis (1984).
”Insanity As A Defense: After Hinckley”, The Tennessee Trial Lawyer, Sep. 1983, pp. 7-12.
“Police Brutality”, 19 Tennessee Bar Journal , No. 2, pp. 21-23 (May 1983).
“Uninformed Consent”, 19 Tennessee Bar Journal , No. 1, pp. 20-27, (Feb. 1983), joint with Dr. Donna Miller.
“Legal Aspects of Physician/Patient Communication”, 15 The Journal of Family Practice , No. 6, pp. 1131-1134 (Dec. 1982) with Dr. Donna Miller.
“The Need for Continuing Judicial Education”, 18 Tennessee Bar Journal , No. 4, pp. 42-57 (Nov. 1982), with Dr. W. V. Pelfrey.
“A Suggestion For A Change In The Method Of Selecting Judges In The State Of Tennessee , Dec. 1982.
“Remembering Yesterday”, a history column syndicated in Texas newspapers, 2001-2002.
“The Genealogy Corner”, a syndicated genealogy column for the newsletters of the Texas and Tennessee societies of the Sons of the American Revolution, 1999-2001.
“Genealogical Gleaning”, a column in The Texas Compatriot , the official magazine of the Texas society of the Sons of the American Revolution, 1999-2001.
“Texas Genealogy”, an Internet genealogical column through the web site of the San Antonio Express News , 1999.
Texas Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans Awards Manual , Butler Family Limited Partnership, San Antonio, 2001.
Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp Handbook , Butler Family Limited Partnership, San Antonio, 2001.
Mexico Society Sons of the American Revolution Members Handbook , Butler Family Limited Partnership, San Antonio , Feb. 17, 2002.
Texas Society, Sons of the American Revolution Genealogy Seminar Syllabus, Butler Family Limited Partnership, San Antonio , March 8, 2002.