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William M. Williams William M. Williams
Full Name: William M. Williams
Date of birth: 1864
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 21 Jan 11, 1921 - Aug 23, 1922 37th (1)   Democrat Conroe / Montgomery   Grimes, Montgomery
H 21 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 11, 1921 36th (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Conroe / Montgomery   Grimes, Montgomery
(1) William M. Williams resigned 8/23/1922. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Montgomery County. House Journal.
(3) Montgomery, Montgomery County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Conroe. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Census of 1920 - W.M. Williams, Conroe, Montgomery County, age 55, born circa 1865 in Texas, lawyer, spouse Sue, daughter Sophie L., son Gentry.
    Census of 1930 - William W. [M.] Williams, Conroe, Montgomery County, age 65, lawyer, spouse Sue, daughter Sophia.
    Census of 1940 - William M. Williams, Conroe, Montgomery County, age 76, spouse Sue. FamilySearch. 1920 1930 1940
  • Possibly William Mcguffin Williams, retired attorney, death date 10/12/1951. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Possibly W.M. Williams, birth date 11/22/1863, death date 10/12/1951, interment in Oakwood Cemetery, Conroe, Montgomery County. Find a Grave.
  • Listed in Early History of Grimes County by E.L. Blair 1930, pp. 205-209, "Men who have represented Grimes County in the House of Representatives/State Senate, 1846-1931." Includes years of service, Legislatures, District, and Source of Data. HeritageQuest Online.
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - W.M. Williams, nativity Texas, postoffice Conroe, age 57 (born circa 1864), 57 years in Texas, lawyer, member of former legislatures: 36th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. William M. Williams,36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. William M. Williams,37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 36th 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    37th R.S. - 1921
    Federal Relations (Vice Chair) 
    Game and Fisheries  
    Judicial Districts  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
    36th R.S. - 1919
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Engrossed Bills  
    Judicial Districts  
    Parole Law Revision  
    Public Health  

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