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Frank H. Burmeister Frank H. Burmeister
Full Name: Frank Herman Frederic Burmeister
Date of birth: December 19, 1856
Date of death: April 23, 1932

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 76 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Christine / Atascosa   Atascosa, Frio, La Salle, Live Oak, McMullen
H 80 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Christine / Atascosa   Atascosa, Frio, La Salle, McMullen
H 80 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)   Democrat Tilden / McMullen   Atascosa, Frio, La Salle, McMullen
H 80 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Christine / Atascosa   Atascosa, Frio, La Salle, McMullen
H 91 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Tilden / McMullen   Dimmit, Frio, La Salle, McMullen, Medina, Uvalde, Zavala
(1) Address, Pleasanton. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Census of 1900 - Justice Precinct 1, McMullen County. Census of 1910, 1920, and 1930 - Justice Precinct 2, McMullen County. FamilySearch. 1900
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1920
1930
(3) Christine. House Journal.
(4) Home address, Tilden; home county, McMullen. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(5) Home county, McMullen. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
(6) Postoffice, Christine. Texas Legislative Manual.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 42nd Legislature, 3rd C.S., 9/1/1932, p. 37. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • Frank Herman Frederic Burmeister, birth date 12/19/1856 in Germany, death date 4/23/1932 in Poteet, Atascosa. Buried in Cross, McMullen. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • "F.H. Burmeister, the 'Flying Dutchman from McMullen County' . . . ," 8/23/1922, p. 17. San Antonio Express.
  • "Judge Burmeister Buried," 4/29/1932, p. 5. "Judge Burmeister had been a citizen of McMullen County for more than fifty years." San Antonio Express.
  • "Texas Trails," 6/5/1930, p. 4, " . . . consider the case of the Hon. Frank Burmeister of McMullen county." San Antonio Light.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Frank H. Burmeister, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Frank H. Burmeister, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Frank H. Burmeister, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Frank H. Burmeister, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Frank H. Burmeister, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 24th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 33rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 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.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Judiciary (Vice Chair) 
    Live Stock and Stock Raising  
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    37th R.S. - 1921
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    Senatorial Districts  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Examination of Comptroller's Accounts for Governor's Mansion  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Buildings and Grounds (Vice Chair) 
    Reforms in Civil Procedure  
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Federal Relations  
    Judiciary  
    Liquor Traffic  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Debt (Chair) 
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Reforms in Criminal Procedure  
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Irrigation  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
     

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