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Max Meitzen

Max Meitzen
Full Name: Max Meitzen
Birth date: January 23, 1845
Death date: June 26, 1918

Terms of Service

  • House, 28th Legislature
    1/13/1903 - 1/10/1905
  • House, 27th Legislature
    1/8/1901 - 1/13/1903
  • House, 26th Legislature
    1/10/1899 - 1/8/1901

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Possibly Max Meitzen, Pension File No. 30927, application date 11/25/1914, birth year estimated 1845, born in Saxony, Germany, residence in Fayette County for 65 years, lawyer, age 69. Confederate States Army, Captain Cruezbauer's Light Battery of Texas. Confederate Pension Applications, 1899-1975. Ancestry.com .
  • Census of 1900 - Max Meitzen, Fayetteville, Fayette County, birth date January 1845, birthplace Germany, lawyer, wife Bettie. FamilySearch .
  • Max Meitzen, birth date 1/23/1845, death date 6/26/1918, interment in Fayetteville City Cemetery, Fayette County, spouse Barbara Elizabeth "Bettie" Heinschel Meitzen ("Bettie Meitzen" on grave marker). Find a Grave .
  • 27th Legislature (1901) - Max Meitzen, postoffice Fayetteville, nativity Germany, age 56 (born circa 1845), farmer, lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual .
  • Hon. Max Meitzen, one of the first settlers of Fayetteville and the first mayor of Fayetteville; mentioned in excerpt from Fayette County, Her History and Her People. Death of Mrs. Antonia Meitzen, mother of Hon. Max Meitzen of Fayetteville, Schulenburg Sticker, 6/4/1908. Fayette County, TXGenWeb Project . Mrs. Antonia Meitzen Fayette County History
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