William Pinckney McLean
Full Name: William Pinckney McLean, Sr.
Date of birth: August 9, 1836
Date of death: March 13, 1925
Terms of Service top
||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Feb 8, 1870 - Jan 14, 1873
Mount Pleasant / Titus
Red River, Titus
Nov 4, 1861 - Jan 7, 1862
Victoria / Victoria
Calhoun, DeWitt, Jackson, Victoria
12th Legislature, Provisional Session - Qualified and took the oath of office on 2/8/1870.
"Judge McLean has been an active Democratic worker . . . "
Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature
Party affiliation, Conservative.
Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas
Jacob B. Reid, sworn 2/2/1863, succeeded William P. McLean, resigned 1/7/1862.
Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
- McLEAN, William Pinkney (1836-1925). Representative, TX.
Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress 1774-Present.
- MCLEAN, WILLIAM PINCKNEY (1836-1925).
Handbook of Texas Online.
- Portrait and biographical sketch, William Pinkney McLean, Railroad Commissioner, pp. 101-102. Born 8/9/1836 in Hinds County, Mississippi.
Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
- Portrait and biographical sketch, pp. 117-118.
Texans and Their State: A Newspaper Reference Work, 1918.
Military Service Notes
- Confederate States Army, 19th Texas Infantry, Walker's Texas Division; Adjutant General.
Handbook of Texas Online.
- 35th Legislature, Communications from Members of 9th Legislature, 2/7 and 2/8/1917, p. 496: S.J.P. McDowell (served as member of 9th Legislature, 1st session in 1861-1862, then resigned and entered Confederate military service) and W.P. McLean ("I believe Judge Lindsay, at Gainesville, and I are the only surviving members of the 9th Legislature and I well remember that we were the youngest members of that body. We both resigned at the close of the first session and went into the Confederate army . . .").
- Confederate States Army, Major, 19th Texas Infantry. William Pinkney McLean.
Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, 2002.
- Biographical sketch, p. 157.
Texas in the War, 1861-1865, 1965.
William McLean, 12th Legislature, Austin History Center
William Pinckney McLean, Constitutional Convention of 1875 Composite Photo. From the collection of the Texas State Library and Archives Commisison.
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
Committee Information top
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