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Gustavus Adolphus Atkinson Gustavus Adolphus Atkinson
Full Name: Gustavus Adolphus "Gus" Atkinson
Date of birth: November 4, 1857
Date of death: November 12, 1939

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 44-1 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th (1) (2)   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson
H 44-1 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Sherman / Grayson   Grayson
(1) G.A. (Gus) Atkinson, District No. 44, Place No. 1, Sherman, Texas. House Journal.
(2) G.A. Atkinson. Texas Legislative Manual.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 47th Legislature, R.S., HSR 97, 2/5/1941, p. 356. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • Gustavus Adolphus Atkinson, born 11/04/1857, died 11/1939; interment at West Hill Cemetery, Sherman, Grayson County, TX. Spouse Drusillah Pet Hatch Atkinson from Smithville, NC. USGenWeb Project, 1996.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Gustavus Adolphus Atkinson, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Gustavus Adolphus Atkinson, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Commerce and Manufacturing  
    Contingent Expense  
    Counties  
    State Affairs  
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
     

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