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William C. Carpenter William C. Carpenter
Full Name: William C. Carpenter
Date of birth: August 13, 1857
Date of death: October 8, 1934

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 21 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Bay City / Matagorda   Brazoria, Matagorda
H 21 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Bay City / Matagorda   Brazoria, Matagorda
H 21 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Bay City / Matagorda   Brazoria, Matagorda
H 19 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Bay City / Matagorda   Brazoria, Matagorda
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 43rd Legislature, 4th C.S., 10/16/1934, p. 19. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • W.C. Carpenter, birth date 8/13/1857, death date 9/8/1934 in Bay City. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Census of 1930 lists William C. Carpenter of Bay City - lawyer, age 72, born in Alabama. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Carpenter, W. C. (born c.1871) — of Bay City, Matagorda County, Tex. Born in Alabama. Lawyer; member of Texas state house of representatives 21st District, 1921-23, 1929. Burial location unknown. Political Graveyard: a Database of Historic Cemeteries.
  • Death date 10/8/1934 in Bay City, "Former Solon Dies," 10/9/1934, p. 10. Port Arthur News.
  • Interment in Cedarvale Cemetery, Bay City, Matagorda County, TX. Birth date 8/13/1857; death date 10/8/1934. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. William C. Carpenter, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. William C. Carpenter, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. William C. Carpenter, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. William C. Carpenter, 42nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 37th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 41st session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 42nd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    42nd R.S. - 1931
    Claims and Accounts (Vice Chair) 
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Counties  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    41st R.S. - 1929
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Counties  
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Vice Chair) 
    Game and Fisheries  
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Charges Against Hon. Joseph V. Frnka, Investigating  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Game and Fisheries (Vice Chair) 
    Insurance  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    State Affairs  
    37th R.S. - 1921
    Game and Fisheries  
    Judicial Districts  
    Public Health  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Affairs  
     

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