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William Thompson William Thompson
Full Name: William Thompson
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 40 Apr 18, 1876 - Jan 14, 1879 15th (1)   Democrat Brenham / Washington   Burleson, Washington
(1) Mentioned in "The news from Austin . . . Resignations of Representative Barziza and four others accepted after critical debate . . . Hunter restored to his seat . . . Other resignations not improbable," Thursday, 8/3/1876, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biography, pp. 106-107. Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. William Thompson, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 15th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    15th R.S. - 1876
    Arrangements, Prepare for Reception of Portrait of General Tom Green on the 4th of July  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts, Examine  
    Education  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Penitentiary  
    State Penitentiary  
    Towns and City Corporations (Chair) 
     

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