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William Hamblen William Paschal Hamblen
Full Name: William Paschal Hamblen
Date of birth: April 21, 1834
Date of death: April 23, 1911

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 92 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 92 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (4) (5) (6)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) William P. Hamblen. House Journal.
(3) Wm. B. Hamblen. Texas Legislative Manual.
(4) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(5) Democrat. Card File.
(6) Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Mentioned in biographical sketch of son Alfred R. Hamblen, Volume IV, pp. 1963-1964. Judge William P. Hamblen, born 1834 in Indiana, died April 1911. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
  • Biographical sketch, birth date 4/21/1835. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Biographical sketch, birth date 4/21/1835. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Other Resources
  • William Paschal "W P" Hamblen, tombstone photo shows birth date 4/21/1834, interment in Glenwood Cemetery, Houston. Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned as early Houston lawyer, p. 80. Young, Samuel Oliver. A Thumb-Nail History of the City of Houston, Texas, From Its Founding in 1836 to the Year 1912, 1912, crediting UNT Libraries. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. William Hamblen, 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 21st session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 22nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    22nd R.S. - 1891
    Congress of the Western and Southwestern States and Territories, Attend  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Penitentiaries  
    Private Land Claims  
    Revenue and Taxation (Chair) 
    Town and City Corporations  
    21st R.S. - 1889
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    Town and City Corporations  
     

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