Walter Tynan

Walter Tynan

Full Name: Edward Walter Tynan
Date of birth: January 3, 1898
Date of death: January 20, 1965

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 26 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 13, 1953 51st   52nd   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bandera, Bexar, Kendall, Kerr
S 26 Jul 27, 1946 - Jan 11, 1949 49th (1)   50th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bandera, Bexar, Kendall, Kerr

(1) Walter Tynan, in special election 7/27/1946, succeeded J. Franklin Spears, died 5/29/1946. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • E. Walter Tynan, Jr., birth date 1/3/1898, death date 1/20/1965, burial in San Fernando Cemetery #2, San Antonio, Bexar County. Biographical sketch, photo, reprint of obituary and editorial in San Antonio Express, and campaign flyer. Find a Grave.
  • Memorial, April 1965, p. 324. Texas Bar Journal.

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Edward Walter Tynan, birth date 1/3/1898, death date 1/20/1965 in San Antonio, Bexar County, lawyer, served in World War II. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

52nd R.S. - 1951
Civil Jurisprudence  
Corporation Laws Revision, Special  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Interstate Cooperation  
Local and Uncontested Bills, Special  
Military and Veterans' Affairs (Vice Chair) 
Nominations of the Governor  
Privileges and Elections  
Public Health (Chair) 
State Affairs  
Town and City Corporations (Vice Chair) 
51st R.S. - 1949
Civil Jurisprudence  
Constitutional Amendments  
Criminal Jurisprudence (Chair) 
Local and Uncontested Bills, Special  
Military Affairs  
Public Health  
State Affairs (Vice Chair) 
Town and City Corporations  
Veterans' Affairs  
50th R.S. - 1947
Civil Jurisprudence  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Governor's Mansion  
Highways and Motor Traffic  
Labor (Vice Chair) 
Local and Uncontested Bills, Special  
Military Affairs  
Oil, Gas and Conservation  
Poet Laureate Selection, Special  
Public Buildings and Grounds (Chair) 
Public Health (Vice Chair) 
Student Activities at A&M College, Investigation, Special  
Veterans' Affairs  

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