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W.F. Adams William Ford Adams
Full Name: William Ford Adams, Sr.
Date of birth: June 10, 1870
Date of death: April 5, 1937

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 46 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (1) (2)   Democrat Yoakum / Lavaca   Colorado, Gonzales, Lavaca, Wharton

(1) Monserate, Lavaca County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Yoakum. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 45th Legislature, R.S., 4/7/1937, p. 1760. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • W.F. Adams, Democrat, lawyer, 28 years old in 1899, born in Missouri. Card File.
  • Census of 1900 - Will F. Adams, Yoakum, Lavaca County, age 29, born June 1871 in Missouri, lawyer, spouse Maggie, son Willie. FamilySearch. 1900
  • William Ford Adams, Sr., birth date 6/10/1870 in St. Louis, Missouri; death date 4/5/1937 in Yoakum, Lavaca County; lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • W.F. Adams, birth date 6/10/1870, death date 4/5/1937, burial in Oak Grove Cemetery, Yoakum, Lavaca County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.F. Adams, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    County Government and County Finances  
    Public Printing  

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