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W.D. Cowan William Dickey Cowan
Full Name: William Dickey "Will" Cowan
Date of birth: January 19, 1862
Date of death: June 18, 1929

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 114 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat San Saba / San Saba   McCulloch, San Saba
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 41st Legislature, 2nd C.S., 6/19/1929, p. 244. Died Monday night, June 17. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • 41st Legislature, 2nd C.S., 6/20/1929, p. 245. Died June 18. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • William Dickey "Will" Cowan, birth date 1/19/1862, death date 6/18/1929, biographical information, burial in San Saba City Cemetery, San Saba County. Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned in "Through the Years - San Saba Representatives in Legislative History," 4/1/1948, p. 9. San Saba News.
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.D. Cowan, 34th 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Accommodating the Insane, Provisions for  
    Municipal Corporations  
    Public Printing  
    Reforms in Criminal Procedure  
    State Asylums  

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