J.A. O'Connor

John A. O'Connor

Full Name: John A. O'Connor
Date of birth: March 6, 1857
Date of death: October 30, 1914

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 89 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 89 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th (1) (2) (3)   Populist San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar

(1) Populist. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Discussion of populists elected to 24th Legislature, populist pluralities by county, and roster with party affiliation, "Official Returns," "The Next Legislature," The Galveston Daily News, 11/15/1894, p. 6, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(3) Populist. Roster, "News from Austin: Twenty-Fourth Legislature," The Galveston Daily News, 12/23/1894, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • J.A. O'Connor, birth date 3/6/1857 in San Antonio; death date 10/30/1914 in San Antonio, Bexar County; lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • John A. O'Connor, burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, no grave marker photo. Includes reprint of obituary in San Antonio Light, 10/30/1914. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, John A. O'Connor, 10/31/1914, p. 8. Galveston Daily News.
  • John A. O'Connor, plate 19, pp. 217, 263, 298, 301, 304-305, 312, 315, 318, 325, 332, 336-338, 341, 343, 496 note 54. The People's Revolt: Texas Populists and the Roots of American Liberalism, 2020.
  • Obituary, John A. O'Connor, San Antonio Express, 10/31/1914, p. 16, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).


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Committee Information top

25th R.S. - 1897
Adjutant General's Department, Special  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Southwestern Insane Asylum, Special  
State Affairs  
24th R.S. - 1895
Judiciary No. 2  

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