William Bethel Durant

Full Name: William Bethel Durant
Date of birth: May 21, 1853
Date of death: April 28, 1907

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 49 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1)   Unaffiliated Buffalo / Leon   Leon, Madison

(1) Independent Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Bethel Durant family group sheets, Bastian and Moore Family Tree - John Wesley Durant. Relatives: John Wesley Durant - uncle, birth date 9/11/1807, death date 6/19/1889; William Bethel Durant - nephew, birth date 5/21/1853, death date 4/26/1907. Ancestry.com.
  • W.B. Durant, death date 4/28/1907 in Buffalo, Leon County. FamilySearch. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000 Texas Deaths and Burials, 1903-1973 Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
  • W.B. Durant (1853-1907), burial in Liberty Cemetery, Centerville, Leon County. Includes biographical sketch. Find a Grave.
  • Letter written by Virginia "Ginny" Durant Nettles, sister of William Bethel Durant, on the Durant and Graham family history. Leon County, TXGenWeb Project.


  • Photograph. W.B. Durant, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

18th R.S. - 1883
Educational Affairs  
Military Affairs  

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