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William Lawrence Schlesinger
Full Name: William Lawrence Schlesinger
Date of birth: May 18, 1887
Date of death: September 3, 1935

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 85 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • William Lawrence Schlesinger, birth date 5/18/1887 in Columbus, Texas, death date 9/3/1935 in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, attorney. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • William L. Schlesinger, birth date 5/18/1887, death date 9/3/1935, burial in Temple Beth El Cemetery in San Antonio, Bexar County. Find a Grave.
  • W.L. Schlesinger, born 5/18/1887 at Columbus, Texas, "one of the few Jewish public officials of the state." Biographical sketch and photo, "Texas and Her Legislature (Legislative Section)," Members of Texas House of Representatives, 35th Legislature, 2/28/1917, p. 14. Fort Worth Record.
  • Obituary: "W.L. Schlesinger, Attorney, Dies," 9/3/1935, p. 2. "Came to San Antonio 35 years ago from Columbus, where he was born." San Antonio Light.
  • 35th Legislature (1917) - Wm. Schlesinger, postoffice San Antonio, nativity Texas, age 29 (born circa 1888), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Wm. Schlesinger, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit State Prison Farms  
    Public Health  
    State Affairs  

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