T.H. Wheless

Thomas Henry Wheless

Full Name: Thomas Henry Wheless
Date of birth: July 7, 1857
Date of death: August 17, 1931

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 50 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Austin / Travis   Travis

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House District 50
Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895
Legislatures: 23rd  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Austin / Travis
Counties in district: Travis

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Resolutions and Journal entries

Other Resources

  • Thomas Henry Wheless, birth date 7/7/1857 in Nashville, Tennessee; marriage to Mary Bolyn Malone 8/30/1884 in Hays County, Texas. Residence in Austin, Texas in 1887, births of children in Austin from 1887-1896; residence in Newark, New Jersey, in 1918 and 1920-1924. Metcalf12-20-10 Family Tree; U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995. Ancestry.com.
  • "Thomas H. Wheless, formerly of Austin, now a successful lawyer of New York city, is here spending a few days with relatives and friends." "Personal Paragraphs," 4/30/1905, p. 8. Austin Statesman.
  • Thomas H. Wheeless, marriage to Mollie B. Malone 8/30/1884 in Hays County, Texas. Death date 8/17/1931 in Brighton, New York. FamilySearch. New York, State Death Index, 1880-1956 Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965
  • Thomas H. Wheless, Esq., of Austin, stenographer and attorney, marriage to Mollie B. Malone 8/30/1884 in Kyle, Texas. "Wheless—Malone," The Austin Weekly Statesman, 9/4/1884, p. 3. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 23rd Legislature (1893) - Thos. H. Wheeless, postoffice Austin, nativity Tennessee, age 32 (born circa 1861), lawyer, 10 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. T.H. Wheless, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. T.H. Wheless, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission

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23rd R.S. - 1893
Public Printing  
Revenue and Taxation  
Town and City Corporations (Chair) 

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