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Gus M. Lanier Gus Lanier
Full Name: Augustus Myers "Gus" Lanier
Date of birth: October 28, 1893
Date of death: May 7, 1958

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 56 Jan 14, 1947 - Oct 1, 1947 50th (1)   Democrat Marquez / Leon   Leon, Madison
H 56 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   Democrat Marquez / Leon   Leon, Madison
(1) Lanier resigned 10/1/1947. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Death notice, "Former Leon Sheriff Buried," 5/8/1958, p. 3. Gus Lanier, death date 5/7/1958, former state representative. Commerce Journal (Commerce, Hunt County, Texas).
  • Augustus Myers "Gus" Lanier, birth date 10/28/1893, death date 5/7/1958, interment in Marquez Cemetery, Marquez, Leon County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Gus M. Lanier, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Gus M. Lanier, 50th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 49th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 50th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    50th R.S. - 1947
    Aeronautics (Vice Chair) 
    Oil, Gas, and Mining  
    Penitentiaries  
    State Affairs  
    49th R.S. - 1945
    Aeronautics  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Highways and Roads  
    Live Stock and Stock Raising  
    Penitentiaries  
     

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