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W. Lacy Stewart W. Lacy Stewart
Full Name: W. Lacy Stewart
Date of birth: October 1, 1908
Date of death: March 22, 1947

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 16 Jan 14, 1947 - Mar 22, 1947 50th (1)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
(1) Maribelle (Mrs. W. Lacy) Stewart, in special election 4/19/1947, sworn 4/23/1947, succeeded her husband, W. Lacy Stewart, died 3/22/1947. She resigned 12/3/1948, and was succeeded for unexpired term in special election 1/9/1949, by J. Searcy Bracewell, Jr., sworn 1/11/1949. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 50th Legislature, R.S., SR 81, 4/17/1947, p. 699. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Portrait and biographical sketch (Maribelle Stewart). Second woman elected to Senate. Relatives: W. Lacy Stewart - husband, Maribelle Stewart - wife. Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999, 2000.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, Marian Isabel (Maribelle) Hamblen Stewart (Mills Reich), pp 119-120. Second woman elected to Senate. Relatives: W. Lacy Stewart - husband, Maribelle Stewart - wife. Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999, 2000.
  • Other Resources
  • "State Senator Dies While on Boat Trip," 3/20/1947, p. 6. Brownsville Herald.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W. Lacy Stewart, 50th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 50th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    50th R.S. - 1947
    Congressional Districts  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
    Insurance  
    Labor  
    Nominations of Governor (Vice Chair) 
    Oil, Gas and Conservation  
    Representative Districts  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Affairs  
     

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