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Grainger W. McIlhany Grainger Walter McIlhany
Full Name: Grainger Walter McIlhany
Date of birth: April 28, 1918
Date of death: March 20, 2001

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 87 Jan 12, 1965 - Dec 31, 1966 59th (1)   Democrat Wheeler / Wheeler   Collingsworth, Gray, Wheeler
H 87 Jan 8, 1963 - Jan 12, 1965 58th   Democrat Wheeler / Wheeler   Collingsworth, Gray, Wheeler
H 87 Jan 10, 1961 - Jan 8, 1963 57th   Democrat Wheeler / Wheeler   Collingsworth, Gray, Wheeler
H 87 Jan 13, 1959 - Jan 10, 1961 56th   Democrat Wheeler / Wheeler   Collingsworth, Gray, Wheeler
H 87 Jan 8, 1957 - Jan 13, 1959 55th   Democrat Wheeler / Wheeler   Collingsworth, Gray, Wheeler
H 87 Jan 11, 1955 - Jan 8, 1957 54th   Democrat Wheeler / Wheeler   Collingsworth, Gray, Wheeler
H 87 Jan 13, 1953 - Jan 11, 1955 53rd   Democrat Wheeler / Wheeler   Collingsworth, Gray, Wheeler
H 122 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat Wheeler / Wheeler   Collingsworth, Donley, Gray, Wheeler
H 122 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Wheeler / Wheeler   Collingsworth, Donley, Gray, Wheeler
(1) McIlhany resigned 12/31/1966. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 56th Legislature, R.S., HSR 540. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 57th Legislature, R.S., HSR 584. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 58th Legislature, R.S., HSR 563. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 58th Legislature, R.S., HSR 565. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 59th Legislature, 1st C.S., HSR 38. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 59th Legislature, R.S., HSR 502, designating Representatives McIlhaney, Murray, and Smith, Deans of the House, 5/18/1965. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 59th Legislature, R.S., HSR 505, designating Representative McIlhany Dean of the House, 5/18/1965. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 77th Legislature, R.S., HR 1039. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, May 2002, p. 471. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, World War II. "He served his country with distinction during World War II with the Thirteenth Armored Division while stationed in Europe." Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Grainger W. McIlhany, 51st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Grainger W. McIlhany, 52nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Grainger W. McIlhany, 53rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Grainger W. McIlhany, 54th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Grainger W. McIlhany, 55th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Grainger W. McIlhany, 56th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Grainger W. McIlhany, 56th Legislature, Texas Yearbook, 56th Legislature
  • Photograph. Grainger W. McIlhany, 57th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Grainger W. McIlhany, 58th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Grainger W. McIlhany, 59th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 51st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 52nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 53rd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 54th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 55th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 56th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 57th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 58th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 59th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    59th R.S. - 1965
    Agriculture  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Highways and Roads  
    Military and Veterans' Affairs (Chair) 
    Rules of the House  
    State Affairs  
    Visit Certain Military Installations, Special  
    58th R.S. - 1963
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Vice Chair) 
    Livestock and Stock Raising  
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    Sociopathic Personalities  
    State Affairs  
    57th R.S. - 1961
    Agriculture (Chair) 
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Constitutional Amendments (Vice Chair) 
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    State Affairs  
    State-Owned Lands and/or Islands  
    56th R.S. - 1959
    Agriculture  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Interstate Cooperation  
    Livestock and Stock Raising (Chair) 
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    55th R.S. - 1957
    Agriculture  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    House Committee System  
    Livestock and Stock Raising  
    Military and Veteran's Affairs  
    Motor Traffic (Vice Chair) 
    54th R.S. - 1955
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Livestock and Stock Raising  
    Penitentiaries (Vice Chair) 
    Public Printing  
    53rd R.S. - 1953
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Livestock and Stock Raising  
    Representation Before the Legislature (Chair) 
    State Hospitals and Special Schools  
    52nd R.S. - 1951
    Agriculture  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Education  
    Military and Veteran's Affairs  
    State Hospitals and Special Schools  
    51st R.S. - 1949
    Aeronautics  
    Labor  
    Public Printing  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
     

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