L.C. Stewart

Lisbon C. Stewart

Full Name: Lisbon C. Stewart
Date of birth: March 19, 1869
Date of death: March 16, 1928

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 13 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Kirbyville / Jasper   Jasper, Newton
H 9 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Magnolia Springs / Jasper   Jasper, Newton, Sabine
H 9 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Magnolia Springs / Jasper   Jasper, Newton, Sabine

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Other Resources

  • "Representative Stewart Distinguished Visitor in Bryan Today," 1/19/1924, p. 1. "Hon. L.C. Stewart of Kirbyville, representative of the 13th district composed of Jasper and Newton counties . . . designated by his friends in the House as 'Syrup Stewart' because his counties can boast of as fine syrup as there is made in the world." Mentions son John, student at A&M. Bryan Eagle.
  • Census of 1900 - Lisbon Steward, Newton County, age 31, born March 1869, manager/store, spouse Ophelia.
    Census of 1910 - Condor Stewart, Jasper County, age 41, born circa 1870, merchant, spouse Ophelia, sons Parks M., Edward A., John C., and Robert E., daughter Mary H. No L.C. Stewart in Jasper County.
    Census of 1920 - Lisbon C. Stewart, Jasper County, age 50, born circa 1870, farmer, spouse Ophelia, sons Alvin, John C., Robert E., Woodrow, and Milam P., daughter Mary H. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920
  • L. Caudor Stewart, birth date 3/19/1868 in Newton County; death date 3/16/1928 in Kirbyville, Jasper County; real estate dealer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Lisbon Conder Stewart, birth date 3/19/1869, death date 3/16/1928, burial in Kirbyville City Cemetery, Kirbyville, Jasper County, with Ophelia Stewart. Includes photograph. Find a Grave.
  • 34th Legislature (1915) and 35th Legislature (1917) - L.C. Stewart, postoffice Magnolia Springs, nativity Texas, age 46/48 (born circa 1869), real estate and banking, Democrat.
    38th Legislature (1923) - L.C. Stewart, postoffice Kirbyville, nativity Texas, age 53 (born circa 1870), retired mer. and farmer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual. 34th 35th 38th
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.


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Committee Information top

38th R.S. - 1923
Claims and Accounts  
Contingent Expenses (Vice Chair) 
Establishing a Branch of Texas State Normal School at Decatur, Investigate, Joint Committee  
Live Stock and Stock Raising  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
35th R.S. - 1917
Appropriations Subcommittee on the Orphan Home  
Contingent Expenses (Vice Chair) 
Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit State Prison Farms  
Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit State Prisons at Huntsville and Rusk  
Public Debt (Chair) 
State Affairs  
State Asylums  
34th R.S. - 1915
Banks and Banking (Vice Chair) 
Contingent Expenses  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
State Asylums  

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