H.S. Hornby

Harry Paulson Hornby

Full Name: Harry Paulson Hornby, Sr.
Date of birth: September 16, 1876
Date of death: December 3, 1948

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 116 Jan 14, 1919 - Aug 16, 1919 36th (1)   Democrat Uvalde / Uvalde   Dimmit, Medina, Uvalde, Zavala
H 116 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Uvalde / Uvalde   Dimmit, Medina, Uvalde, Zavala
H 97 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Uvalde / Uvalde   Dimmit, Frio, La Salle, McMullen, Medina, Uvalde, Zavala

(1) Grover C. Morris, in special election 11/4/1919, sworn 5/20/1920, succeeded Harry P. Hornby, resigned 8/16/1919. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Other Resources

  • Harry Paulson Hornby, birth date 9/16/1876 in England, death date 12/3/1948 in Uvalde, Texas, editor and publisher. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Obituary, "Harry Hornby: Loyal Friend and Useful Citizen," 12/5/1948, p. 6A. San Antonio Express.
  • 32nd Legislature (1911) and 33rd Legislature (1913) - H.P. Hornby, postoffice Uvalde, nativity England, insurance agent/publisher, Democrat.
    36th Legislature (1919) - H.B. Hornby, postoffice Uvalde, nativity England, age 42, 30 years in Texas, insurance and printing, member of former legislatures: 32nd-33rd, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual. 32nd 33rd 36th
  • Obituary, "Funeral Services Held for Harry P. Hornby," 12/5/1948, p. 11. Valley Morning Star.


  • Photograph. H.S. Hornby, 36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H.P. Hornby, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H.P. Hornby, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

36th R.S. - 1919
Common Carriers  
Insurance (Vice Chair) 
Public Printing  
Stock and Stock Raising  
33rd R.S. - 1913
Congressional Districts (Chair) 
Mines and Mining  
North Texas Hospital for the Insane at Terrell  
Public Printing  
32nd R.S. - 1911
Claims and Accounts  
Representative Districts  
Stock and Stock Raising  

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