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George W. Glasscock, Jr. George W. Glasscock, Jr.
Full Name: George Washington Glasscock, Jr.
Date of birth: January 10, 1846
Date of death: May 11, 1911

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 20 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 12, 1909 30th (1)   29th (2)   Democrat Georgetown / Williamson Dean of the Senate. (30th)   Burnet, Lampasas, Travis, Williamson
S 24 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd   21st (3) (4) (5) (6)   Unaffiliated Georgetown / Williamson   Burnet, Travis, Williamson
S 24 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 8, 1889 20th   19th (7)   Democrat Georgetown / Williamson   Burnet, Travis, Williamson
(1) 30th Legislature - 1/8/1907, pp. 1-2, listed in "roll of the hold-over Senators." Senate Journal.
(2) 29th Legislature - 1/10/1905, pp. 1-2, listed in "roll of the Senators-elect." Senate Journal.
(3) "Report has it that Senator Glasscock will be tendered the [independent] nomination for the state senate," 7/25/1888, p. 9. Galveston Daily News.
(4) Glasscock elected as an independent, 11/15/1888, p. 12. Galveston Daily News.
(5) Glasscock defeated the nominee of the Democratic Convention; however, "he maintained his allegiance to the Democratic Party throughout the canvas", p. 148-149. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
(6) 21st Legislature - 1/8/1889, p. 1, listed as new member in roll call : "The credentials of the new members were presented, and the following Senators had the oath of office administered them by the Lieutenant Governor." Senate Journal.
(7) 19th Legislature - 1/13/1885, p. 1, listed as new member in roll call: "credentials of the new members were presented" and "had the oath of office administered them by the Lieutenant Governor." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Mentioned in biographical sketch of Albert H. Glasscock. GenealogyMagazine.com, 2000.
  • Biographical sketch, Volume II, pp. 719-722. A History of Central and Western Texas, 1911.
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 80-81. Born January 1846. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, pp. 77-78. Born January 1846. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, pp. 146-150. Born January 1846. Relatives: George Washington Glasscock, Sr. - father; George Washington Glasscock, Jr. - son. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, pp. 210-212. Born January 1846. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • GLASSCOCK, GEORGE WASHINGTON, JR. (1845-1911) Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • G.W. Glasscock, headstone lists birth date 1/10/1846, death date 5/11/1911, interment in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Georgetown, Williamson County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. George W. Glasscock, Jr., 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. George W. Glasscock, Jr., 20th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. George W. Glasscock, Jr., 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. George W. Glasscock, Jr., 22nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. George W. Glasscock, Jr., 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. George W. Glasscock, Jr., 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 19th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber vestibule, east wall. 2E.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 20th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber vestibule, west wall. 2E.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 21st session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 22nd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 29th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 30th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Agricultural Affairs (Chair) 
    Educational Affairs  
    Military Affairs  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    State Asylums  
    29th R.S. - 1905
    County and County Boundaries  
    Educational Affairs  
    Finance  
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Public Buildings and Grounds (Chair) 
    Public Health  
    State Affairs  
    State Asylums  
    22nd R.S. - 1891
    Education (Chair) 
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Lands  
    Roads and Bridges  
    Towns, Cities and Corporations  
    21st R.S. - 1889
    Capitol Grounds  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Education  
    Engrossed Bills  
    Finance  
    General Land Office (Chair) 
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Military Affairs  
    Penitentiaries  
    Privilege and Elections  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Lands  
    Road Legislation  
    Roads and Bridges  
    State Asylums  
    20th R.S. - 1887
    Education (Chair) 
    Executive Mansion  
    Finance  
    General Land Office  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Military Affairs  
    New Capitol, Furnishing  
    New Capitol, Grounds and Cost of Furnishing  
    Proposition by T.H. Wheless, Stenographic Report of the Proceedings of the Legislature  
    Rules  
    State Asylum  
    State Schools at Agricultural & Mechanical College and Prairie View Normal School (Co-Chair) 
    19th R.S. - 1885
    Capitol Contract  
    Education  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Laying the Cornerstone of the New Capitol  
    Military Affairs  
    Public Buildings and Grounds (Chair) 
    Public Printing  
    State Asylums  
     

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