William Alexander Black

Full Name: William Alexander Black
Date of birth: November 8, 1867
Date of death: June 21, 1935

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 85 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 85 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 11, 1921 36th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Other Resources

  • William Alexander Black, birth date 11/8/1867 in Brownberry, Indiana, death date 6/21/1935 in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, occupation "propagandist and former state senator." FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • William Alexander Black burial in Mission Burial Park South, in San Antonio. No photographs. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Once Legislator, Wm. A. Black, Dead: Single Tax League Official Operation Victim," 6/22/1935, p. 12. Former representative from Bexar County, native of Indiana. San Antonio Express.
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - W.A. Black, postoffice San Antonio, nativity Indiana, age 63 (born circa 1858), 7 years in Texas, Secretary Single Tax League, member of former legislatures:
    36th, Democrat. 36th Legislature (1919) - William A. Black. Texas Legislative Manual. 36th 37th

Photographs

  • Photograph. W.A. Black, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Wm. A. Black, 36th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

37th R.S. - 1921
Constitutional Amendments  
Liquor Traffic  
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Revenue and Taxation (Vice Chair) 
State Affairs  
36th R.S. - 1919
Commerce and Manufactures  
Common Carriers  
Revenue and Taxation  
State Affairs  

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