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Alfred Tolar Alfred Tolar
Full Name: Alfred Hamilton Hayes Tolar
Other surnames: Toler
Date of birth: July 27, 1841
Date of death: July 1, 1927

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 43 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Abilene / Taylor   Andrews, Archer, Armstrong, Bailey, Baylor, Borden, Briscoe, Callahan, Carson, Castro, Childress, Cochran, Collingsworth, Crosby, Dallam, Dawson, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Fisher, Floyd, Gaines, Garza, Gray, Hale, Hall, Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Haskell, Hemphill, Hockley, Howard, Hutchinson, Jones, Kent, King, Knox, Lamb, Lipscomb, Lubbock, Lynn, Martin, Mitchell, Moore, Motley, Nolan, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Scurry, Shackelford, Sherman, Stonewall, Swisher, Taylor, Terry, Throckmorton, Wheeler, Wichita, Wilbarger, Yoakum, Greer
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Democrat. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
(3) 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
  • Biography, historical notes, born 7/26/1845, died 7/1/1927. Hood County Texas Genealogical Society, 2004.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, Dr. Alfred Hays Hamilton Tolar, born 7/26/1842. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in ABILENE REPORTER-NEWS. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Mentioned in TOLAR, TEXAS. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Obituary, reprinted from the Houston Post-Dispatch, 7/2/1927. Birth date 7/27/1841. Includes Tolar's eyewitness account of the death of General Stonewall Jackson. Hood County Texas Genealogical Society, 2004.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Alfred Tolar, 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    21st R.S. - 1889
    General Education Bill  
    Irrigation  
    Private Land Claims  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Public Printing  
    Stock and Stockraising  
     

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