Lacy Stewart

W. Lacy Stewart

Full Name: W. Lacy Stewart
Date of birth: October 1, 1908
Date of death: March 22, 1947

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 16 Jan 14, 1947 - Mar 22, 1947 50th (1)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris

(1) Maribelle (Mrs. W. Lacy) Stewart, in special election 4/19/1947, sworn 4/23/1947, succeeded her husband, W. Lacy Stewart, died 3/22/1947. She resigned 12/3/1948, and was succeeded for unexpired term in special election 1/9/1949, by J. Searcy Bracewell, Jr., sworn 1/11/1949. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Portrait and biographical sketch (Maribelle Stewart). Second woman elected to Senate. Relatives: W. Lacy Stewart - husband, Maribelle Stewart - wife. Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999, 2000.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, Marian Isabel (Maribelle) Hamblen Stewart (Mills Reich), pp 119-120. Second woman elected to Senate. Relatives: W. Lacy Stewart - husband, Maribelle Stewart - wife. Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999, 2000.

Other Resources

  • "State Senator Dies While on Boat Trip," 3/20/1947, p. 6. Brownsville Herald.

Photographs

  • Photograph. Lacy Stewart, 50th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

50th R.S. - 1947
Congressional Districts  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
Insurance  
Labor  
Nominations of Governor (Vice Chair) 
Oil, Gas and Conservation  
Representative Districts  
Senatorial Districts  
State Affairs  

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