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William Allen Poage William Allen Poage
Full Name: William Allen Poage
Date of birth: September 9, 1855
Date of death: October 14, 1920

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 61-1 Jan 14, 1919 - Oct 14, 1920 36th   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan
H 61 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 37th Legislature, R.S., 1/14/1921, p. 119. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • "William Poage, a member of the Legislature from the Sixty First District since 1917, died at home here Thursday night (10/14/1920)," "Texas News in Brief," 10/16/1920, p. 2. Denton Record-Chronicle.
  • William Allen Poage, birth date 9/9/1855, death date 10/14/1920, interment in Oakwood Cemetery, Waco, McLennan County. Find a Grave.
  • POAGE, WILLIAM ALLEN (1855-1920). Relatives: William Allen Poage - father, William Robert Poage - son. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. William Allen Poage, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. William Allen Poage, 36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 36th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    36th R.S. - 1919
    Appropriations  
    Federal Relations  
    Penitentiaries (Chair) 
    Penitentiaries, Subcommittee to Visit  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Appropriations  
    Comptroller's Department Visit  
    Congressional Districts (Vice Chair) 
    Education  
    Penitentiary Claims Auditing (Chair) 
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    Supreme Judicial Districts  
     

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