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Francis William Seabury Francis William Seabury
Full Name: Francis William Seabury
Date of birth: May 10, 1868
Date of death: February 6, 1946

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 95 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Rio Grande City / Starr Speaker   Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr, Zapata
H 95 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Rio Grande City / Starr   Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr, Zapata
H 85 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Rio Grande City / Starr   Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr, Zapata
H 85 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (1) (2)   Democrat Rio Grande City / Starr   Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr, Zapata
H 85 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th (3) (4) (5)   Democrat Rio Grande City / Starr   Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr, Zapata
(1) Home address, Rio Grande City. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Home post office Brownsville. Texas Legislative Manual.
(3) Home county Cameron. House Journal.
(4) Home address, Rio Grande City, Starr County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(5) Lived and practiced law in Rio Grande City from 1892 to 1909. Texas Bar Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • SEABURY, FRANCIS WILLIAM (1868-1946). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • 38th Speaker of the House of Representatives: Francis William Seabury. Photo and biographical sketch. Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2016, 2016.
  • Biographical sketch. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • Memorial, April 1946, p. 169. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Francis William Seabury, Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2006
  • Photograph. Francis William Seabury, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Francis William Seabury, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Francis William Seabury, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Francis William Seabury, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Francis William Seabury, 29th Legislature, Speakers of the Texas House of Representatives
  • Photograph. Francis William Seabury, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 24th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 28th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    28th R.S. - 1903
    County Government and County Finances  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Rules  
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Rules  
    Waters-Pierce Oil Company, Investigate  
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Enrolled Bills  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Mining and Minerals (Chair) 
    Privileges and Elections  
    Redistricting State Judiciary, Special  
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Irrigation  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Military Affairs  
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
     

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