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Sanctus Waskom
Full Name: Sanctus Emmett Waskom
Other surnames: Waskum
Date of birth: October 16, 1838
Date of death: April 8, 1920

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 47 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1)   Democrat Terrell / Kaufman   Kaufman
(1) Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 871-872. Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas, Containing Biographical Sketches of the Representative Public, and Many Early Settled Families, 1889.
  • Other Resources
  • O'Brien Family Tree, birth date 10/16/1838, death date 4/8/1920, marriages to Mary Elizabeth Lacy (1860) and Marie Goldin (1875). Ancestry.com.
  • Sanctus Emmett Waskom, birth date 10/16/1837, death date 4/8/1920, interment in Oakland Cemetery, Dallas, note: husband of (1) Mary Elizabeth Lacy & (2) Maria Goldin. Find a Grave.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 20th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    20th R.S. - 1887
    Claims and Accounts  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Educational Affairs  
    Memorial Resolution for Hon. B. Rush Plumley  
    Private Land Claims  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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