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William Thomas Williams

William T. Williams
Full Name: William Thomas "Willie" Williams
Birth date: March 15, 1872
Death date: June 26, 1954

Terms of Service

  • House, 41st Legislature
    1/8/1929 - 1/13/1931
    Democrat
  • House, 40th (1) (2) (4) (7) Legislature
    1/11/1927 - 1/8/1929
    Democrat
  • House, 39th (3) (5) Legislature
    9/13/1926 - 1/11/1927
    Democrat
  • House, 35th (6) Legislature
    1/9/1917 - 6/4/1918
    Democrat
(1) District 82 comprised of Travis county shall elect two representatives; District 83 comprised of Williamson county shall elect one representative, p. 264, Acts of 1921, 37th Legislature, 2nd C.S., ch. 6, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950 1950.
(2) District 83. House Journal .
(3) "Special Elections Were Held Saturday," 9/5/1926, p. 1. "W.A. Williams, democratic nominee." Lubbock Morning Avalanche .
(4) District 82. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(5) William T. Williams, in special election 9/4/1926, sworn 9/13/1926, succeeded Felix A. Raymer, resigned 3/13/1926. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(6) William T. Williams resigned 6/4/1918. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(7) District 83. Texas Legislative Manual .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Photographs

Other Resources

  • William Thomas Williams, birth date 3/15/1872, death date 6/26/1954; interment, along with Nannie Borum Williams, in Columbia Cemetery, West Columbia, Brazoria County. Find a Grave . Find a Grave
  • Nannie Ellen Borum married W.T. "Willie" Williams, 6/13/1906. Nan Bray's Family History .
  • W.T. Williams was of Acadian descent, was orphaned at age 12, and grew up in Lafeyette, Louisiana. Personal page of William Thomas Williams, III .
  • Memorial, October 1954, p. 623. Texas Bar Journal .
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