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Thomas W. Masterson Thomas Washington Masterson
Full Name: Thomas Washington Masterson
Date of birth: June 13, 1879
Date of death: June 12, 1950

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 17 Jan 8, 1907 - Oct 12, 1909 31st (1) (2)   30th (3)   Democrat Galveston / Galveston   Brazoria, Chambers, Galveston, Matagorda, Wharton
H 23 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Galveston / Galveston   Galveston
(1) John E. Kauffman, sworn 7/28/1910, succeeded Thomas W. Masterson, resigned 10/12/1909. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) 31st Legislature - 1/12/1909, pp. 1-2, listed in Roll Call with "hold-over Senators." Senate Journal.
(3) 30th Legislature - 1/8/1907, pp. 1-2, listed in "roll of the Senators-elect." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Memorial, October 1950, p. 528. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Thomas W. Masterson, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Thomas W. Masterson, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Thomas W. Masterson, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 30th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 31st session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    31st R.S. - 1909
    Commerce and Manufactures (Chair) 
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Public Health  
    State Penitentiaries  
    Towns and City Corporations  
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Commerce and Manufactures (Chair) 
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Labor  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Public Health  
    Towns and City Corporations  
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Game and Fisheries  
    Irrigation  
    Judiciary  
    Municipal Corporations  
    Private Corporations  
     

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