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Augustus Rounsaville McCollum

A.R. McCollum
Full Name: Augustus Rounsaville McCollum
Birth date: October 10, 1849
Death date: November 9, 1918

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 35th (1) (3) Legislature
    1/9/1917 - 11/9/1918
    Democrat
  • Senate, 34th (2) Legislature
    2/12/1915 - 1/9/1917
    Democrat
(1) Edgar Witt, sworn 1/14/1919, succeeded Augustus R. McCollum, senator-elect [for 36th Legislature], died 11/9/1918. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(2) Augustus McCollum, sworn 2/12/1915, succeeded Henry B. Terrell, resigned 1/19/1915. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(3) 35th Legislature - 1/9/1917, p. 2, listed as "member-elect" in List of State Senators Elected at the General Election Held November 7, 1916. Senate Journal .
(4) Democrat in 33rd and 34th Legislatures. Texas Legislative Manual .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries

Photographs

Other Resources

  • Biographical sketch, Senate of the 35th Legislature, "A Look at the Affairs of State: The Real Names and Addresses of Thirty-one Senators With Additional Facts," 3/22/1917, p. 6. Houston Post .
  • "News Items," Vol. 22, No. 3, "The death of Senator Augustus R. McCollum, of Waco, occurred at Austin, November 9, 1918." Southwestern Historical Quarterly .
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