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L.A. Drinkard M.A. Drinkard
Full Name: M. A. Drinkard
Date of birth: 1852
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 60 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th (1) (2) (3)   Populist Mexia / Limestone   Limestone

(1) M.A. Drinkard, postoffice Mexia, Populist. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) M.A. Drinkard of Limestone, populist. Discussion of populists elected to 24th Legislature, populist pluralities by county, and roster with party affiliation, "Official Returns," "The Next Legislature," Galveston Daily News, 11/15/1894, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(3) M.A. Drinkard, Mexia, Populist. Roster, "News from Austin: Twenty-Fourth Legislature," Galveston Daily News, 12/23/1894, p. 2. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • M.A. Drinkard. House Journal. 24th R.S.
  • Other Resources
  • "Card of Thanks" after the "illness and recent death of our beloved husband and father" from Mrs. Nora Drinkard and children, T.B., A.M., Jeremiah, and Ramon Drinkard, Eula Lee, Elzira Densman, Vetress White, and Ruby Windham. 4/27/1926, p. 4. Brownwood Bulletin.
  • M.A. Drinkard, farmer, populist, in Texas 18 years in 1895, born in Alabama around 1852. Card File.
  • Middleton Drinkard, marriage to Nora A. Robertson 7/15/1888 in Brown County, Texas.
    Census of 1900 - Mio [Mid] Drinkard, Limestone County, age 49, born December 1851 in Alabama, farmer, wife Nora A.
    Census of 1910 - Middleton Drinkard, Brown County, age 58, born circa 1852 in Alabama, farmer, wife Nora.
    Census of 1920 - M. Drinkard, Gotcher, Brown County, age 69, born circa 1851 in Alabama, wife Nora. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977
  • Mid Drinkard, birth date 12/19/1851, death date 4/13/1926, burial in Blake Cemetery, Williams, Brown County, with spouse Nora Ann Drinkard. Find a Grave.
  • M.A. Drinkard. Members of the Texas Legislature, 1846-1962, 1962.
  • M.A. Drinkard mentioned as Populist opponent of Austin Milton Kennedy of Mexia, "Kennedy of Limestone," p. 160. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. L.A. Drinkard, 24th 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.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Private Land Claims  
    Public Printing  
    State Asylums  

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