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Bruce Bryant Bruce W. Bryant
Full Name: Bruce W. Bryant
Other surnames: Bryan
Date of birth: September 14, 1877
Date of death: July 10, 1954

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 102 Jan 9, 1917 - Sep 29, 1917 35th (1)   Democrat Haskell / Haskell   Baylor, Haskell, Throckmorton
H 102 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th (2)   Democrat Haskell / Haskell   Baylor, Haskell, Throckmorton
(1) Arthur H. King, in special election 2/15/1918, sworn 2/26/1918, succeeded Bruce W. Bryant, resigned after 3rd Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 54th Legislature, R.S., HSR 45. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • 54th Legislature, R.S., SR 27. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, September 1954, p. 561. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • Judge Bruce W. Bryant (1877-1954), obituary from Abilene Morning Reporter-News 7/12/1954, interment in Willow Cemetery, Haskell, Haskell County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Bruce Bryant, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Bruce Bryant, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Charges Against James E. Ferguson, Governor, Investigate  
    Judiciary (Chair) 
    Penitentiary Claims Auditing  
    Private Corporations  
    Reforms in Civil Procedure  
    Rules (Vice Chair) 
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit Penitentiaries  
    Public Debt  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Reforms in Civil Procedure (Chair) 
    Reforms in Criminal Procedure (Vice Chair) 

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