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W.T. Potter William T. Potter
Full Name: William T. Potter
Date of birth: June 9, 1864
Date of death: August 28, 1921

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 13 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Tyler / Smith   Gregg, Smith
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • William T. Potter, birth date 6/9/1864 in Tennessee, death date 8/28/1921 in Austin, Chairman of State Board of Water Engineers, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • William T. Potter (1865-1921), interment in Oakwood Cemetery Annex, Austin. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Capitol is Closed for Funeral of W.T. Potter," 8/30/1921, p. 3. Born 1864 in Morristown, Tennessee, death date 8/28/1921. Member of the 28th Legislature (1903) from Smith and Gregg counties. Galveston Daily News.
  • 28th Legislature (1903) - W.T. Potter, postoffice Tyler, nativity Tennessee, age 38 (born circa 1865), attorney, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.T. Potter, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 28th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    28th R.S. - 1903
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Penitentiaries  
    Towns and City Corporations  
     

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