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Hardy A. O'Neal Hardy Alonzo O'Neal
Full Name: Hardy Alonzo O'Neal
Date of birth: March 4, 1851
Date of death: September 28, 1931

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 7 Jan 8, 1907 - May 11, 1907 30th (1)   Unknown Atlanta / Cass   Cass
H 7 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Unknown Atlanta / Cass   Cass
(1) O'Neal resigned after Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • Judge H.A. O'Neal memorial - 42nd Legislature, 2nd C.S., 9/30/1931, p. 363. "Judge H.A. O'Neal of Atlanta, Cass County, has this day passed to the Great Beyond. . ." Served in 29th-30th Legislatures. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Judge Howard F. O'Neal, volume 3, pp. 1257-1258, son of Hon. Henry F. and Malantha (Cooley) O'Neal. Relatives: Henry F. O'Neal, father; Judge Howard F. O'Neal and Hardy A. O'Neal, sons/brothers. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
  • Other Resources
  • Cass County Census:
    1860 - Henry F. O'Neal, Linden, age 25, born in Mississippi, editor, wife M.E., sons H.A. (age 9) and H.F. (age 6).
    1880 - Hardy A. O'Neal, age 28, wife Mollie L.
    1900 - H.F. (Howard F.) ONeal, Atlanta, age 46, born September 1853, wife Ida C.
    1910 - H.A. ONeal, Atlanta, age 59, wife Mollie; H.F. ONeal, Atlanta, age 56, wife Ida.
    1920 - Hardy ONeal, Atlanta, age 68, wife Mollie; Howard ONeal, Atlanta, age 66, wife Ida.
    1930 - Hardy R. [A.] O'Neal, Atlanta, age 79, wife Mollie L.; Howard F. O'Neal, age 76. Both lawyers. FamilySearch. 1860 1880 1900 1910 H.A. ONeal 1910 H.F. ONeal 1920 Hardy O'Neal 1920 Howard O'Neal 1930 Hardy O'Neal 1930 Howard F. O'Neal
  • Hardy A. O'Neal, birth date 3/4/1851, death date 9/28/1931 in Atlanta, Cass County, lawyer, father Henry A. O'Neal. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Hardy Alonzo O'Neal, birth date 3/4/1851, death date 9/28/1931 in Atlanta, Cass County, interment in Pine Crest Cemetery, Atlanta, Cass County. Son of Henry F. O'Neal and Melantha Cooley, spouse Mollie. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Hardy A. O'Neal, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Hardy A. O'Neal, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 30th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Appropriations (Chair) 
    Common Carriers  
    Federal Relations  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
    Senator Bailey, Investigate (Chair) 
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Common Carriers  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Federal Relations  

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