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William Dowsing Thompson
Full Name: William Dowsing Thompson
Other surnames: Thomson
Date of birth: November 14, 1806
Date of death: November 4, 1866

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 29 Nov 3, 1851 - Nov 7, 1853 4th (1) (2) (3)     Unknown / Milam   Milam, Williamson
(1) W.D. Thompson. House Journal.
(2) William D. Thompson. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) William D. Thompson. Texas House of Representatives: a Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • THOMSON, WILLIAM DOWSING (1806-1866), "by 1850 Thomson was among the prosperous and influential citizens of Milam County . . . Thomson represented Milam and Williamson counties in the House of the Fourth Texas Legislature from 1851 to 1853." Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Committee Informationtop
    4th R.S. - 1851
    Private Land Claims No. 1  
    Public Lands  

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