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W.B. Fitzhugh W.B. Fitzhugh
Full Name: W. B. Fitzhugh
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 78 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)   Democrat Arlington / Tarrant   Tarrant
H 78 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th (7)   Democrat Arlington / Tarrant   Tarrant
(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.
(2) Discussion of candidacy of Hon. W.B. Fitzhugh for the 31st Legislature from the Texas Railway Journal, "For Representative," 7/25/1908. Former member of the 29th Legislature (1905). Grapevine Sun.
(3) District No. 78 - Louis J. Wortham, Fort Worth; W.B. Fitzhugh, Arlington. House Journal.
(4) Arlington, Tarrant County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(5) 78th - W.B. Fitzhugh, Arlington; Louis J. Wortham, Fort Worth. Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide.
(6) Fort Worth. Texas Legislative Manual.
(7) Announcement of W.B. Fitzhugh's candidacy for representative, "subject to the action of the Democratic convention," "For Representative," 6/18/1904. Grapevine Sun.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Reprint of editorial from The Fort Worth Record endorsing Hon. Clarence E. Stewart for the legislature and mentioning letter from Hon. W.B. Fitzhugh, "present representative from this county," announcing his retirement from the race, "For Representative," 3/10/1906. Grapevine Sun.
  • 29th Legislature (1905) - W.B. Fitzhugh, postoffice Arlington, nativity Texas, age 29 (born circa 1876), minister, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.B. Fitzhugh, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. W.B. Fitzhugh, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 31st session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, north wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    31st 1st C.S. - 1909
    Municipal Corporations  
    Public Health  
    31st R.S. - 1909
    Banks and Banking  
    Common Carriers  
    Liquor Traffic  
    Municipal Corporations  
    Rules (Chair) 
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Confederate Home, Investigate  
    Federal Relations  
    Municipal Corporations  

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