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Andrew C. Murray Andrew C. Murray
Full Name: Andrew Christian Murray
Other surnames: Murry
Date of birth: July 28, 1848
Date of death: July 2, 1925

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 68 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th (1)   Democrat Caldwell / Burleson   Burleson, Lee
H 68 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Caldwell / Burleson   Burleson, Lee
H 48 Jul 31, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd (2) (3)   Democrat Caldwell / Burleson   Burleson
H 48 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Caldwell / Burleson   Burleson
H 48 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Caldwell / Burleson   Burleson, Lee, Washington
(1) Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Assumed Democrat based on listing as Democrat in 23rd, 28th, 33rd, and 34th Legislatures. Texas Legislative Manual.
(3) Andrew C. Murray, sworn 7/31/1911, succeeded Thomas Kraitcher, Sr., died 5/28/1911. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 33rd Legislature, 1st C.S. - Condolence with A.C. Murray, 8/7/1913, p. 174. Resolution, "Mrs. A.C. Murray, wife of our fellow member, A.C. Murray, of Burleson county, departed this life this morning at their home. . ." House Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1910 - Andrew C. Murray, Burleson County, age 62, born in Virginia, farmer, wife Amanda E. Murray. HeritageQuest Online.
  • A.C. Murray, Caldwell, Burleson County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1916. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown. Political Graveyard: a Database of Historic Cemeteries.
  • Burleson County Marriages, Volume II, pp. 355-424, transcribed and submitted by Linda Houck. Andrew C. Murray to Amanda E. Stamps on 6/22/1869, p. 372.
    Burleson County, Masonic Cemetery. Andrew Christian Murry, born 7/28/1848, died 7/2/1925, husband of Amanda E. Murray, born 6/3/1844, died 8/7/1913. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Andrew C. Murray, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. Andrew C. Murray, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Andrew C. Murray, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Andrew C. Murray, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Andrew C. Murray, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 28th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 32nd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 33rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Journeay (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Counties  
    Federal Relations  
    Juvenile Reforms  
    Penitentiaries  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Agriculture (Vice Chair) 
    Banks and Banking  
    Municipal Corporations  
    Penitentiaries  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Senatorial Districts  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    28th R.S. - 1903
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Finance  
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Penitentiaries  
     

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