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D.W. Phillip D.W. Phillips
Full Name: D. W. Phillips
Date of birth: February 1850
Date of death: December 14, 1915

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 53 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Lampasas / Lampasas   Burnet, Lampasas
H 53 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Lampasas / Lampasas   Burnet, Lampasas
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • D.W. Phillips. House Journal. 26th R.S.
  • 27th R.S.
    Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - possibly David W. Phillips, Lampasas, Lampasas County, birth date February 1850, birthplace North Carolina, wife Nellie E. Phillips. FamilySearch.
  • Possibly Daniel Webster Phillips, birth date 2/28/1850 in North Carolina, death date 12/11/1915 in Galveston. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Possibly Daniel Wesley "Dan" Phillips, birth date 2/28/1850 in Franklin County, North Carolina, death date 12/11/1915 in Galveston, interment in Galveston Memorial Park, Hitchcock, Galveston County. Find a Grave.
  • "Mr. Daniel W. Phillips, member of the legislature from Lampasas county, was in Houston yesterday." "Personal Mention," 6/8/1889, p. 6. Houston Post.
  • Possibly Daniel W. Phillips. Obituary, 12/12/1915, born in Franklin County, North Carolina, served in 23rd Legislature in 1877 from Lampasas (?). Houston Post.
  • David W. Phillips. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • D.W./David W. Phillips, possibly Daniel W. Phillips, born circa 1850 in North Carolina, wife Nellie, confectioner. "The December 17, 1915, issue of the Lampasas Leader, contained notice of D.W. Phillip's, death at age 65, in Galveston. The Leader noted that Daniel W. Phillips operated a confectionery and fruit stand here. He served as a state representative from the Lampasas, Burnet, Mason and San Saba District (handwritten date of 1901)." Texas Historical Commission. [Historic Marker Application: Phillips and Trosper Buildings], text, 1996, p. 9, crediting the Texas Historical Commission. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 27th Legislature (1901) - D.W. Phillips, postoffice Lampasas, nativity North Carolina, age 51 (born circa 1850), real estate, stockbroker, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. D.W. Phillips, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. D.W. Phillip, 27th 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.
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Insurance, Statistics and History (Chair) 
    Internal Improvements  
    Senatorial Districts  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Mining and Minerals  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Stock and Stock Raising  

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