William Harrison Getzendaner
Full Name: William Harrison Getzendaner
Date of birth: May 14, 1834
Date of death: May 5, 1909
Terms of Service top
||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 10, 1883 - Jan 11, 1887
Waxahachie / Ellis
Ellis, Hill, Johnson
Democrat, p. 163.
Burke's Texas Almanac and Immigrants' Handbook for 1885
Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas
18th Legislature, Regular Session - All Senators except District 3 and 21 are listed in Roll Call as taking the oath of office, 1/9/1883, p. 2; resolution by Sen. Gooch that the Senators shall now be divided by lot into two classes, 1/10/1883, pp. 5-6; drew term of 4 years.
. January 10, 1883
January 9, 1883
18th Legislature, Regular Session - W.H. Pope and William Getzendaner sworn 1/10/1883, p. 5.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- W.H. Getzendaner (1834-1909), burial in Waxahachie City Cemetery, Waxahachie, Ellis County. Includes portrait, death notice.
Find a Grave.
- Biographical sketch, W.H. Getzendaner, p. 80. Born 1834 in Frederick County, Maryland.
Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
- Biographical sketch, pp. 243-244.
Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
Military Service Notes
- Confederate States Army, Lieutenant, Company E, 12th Texas Cavalry. Later "assigned to duty as Quartermaster of the regiment with the rank and pay of Captain." Adjutant General, Parsons' Cavalry Brigade. Biographical sketch, Memorial and Biographical History of Ellis County, Texas, 1892, pp. 281-284, crediting the Dallas Public Library.
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
- William Harrison Getzendaner, birth date 5/14/1834, death date 5/5/1909.
Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, 2002.
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
Committee Information top
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