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William Stone William Elver Stone
Full Name: William Elver Stone
Date of birth: February 25, 1897
Date of death: December 6, 1969

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 17 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   48th   Democrat Galveston / Galveston   Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Matagorda, Wharton
S 17 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   46th (1)   Democrat Galveston / Galveston   Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Matagorda, Wharton
(1) 46th Legislature - 1/10/1939, p. 2, listed in "Roll Call of Senators-Elect." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 62nd Legislature, R.S., SR 107. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, April 1970, p. 319. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • William Elver Stone, birth date 2/25/1897 in Graham. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  • Judge William Elver Stone, birth date 2/25/1897, death date 12/6/1969, obituary, interment in Galveston Memorial Park, Hitchcock, Galveston County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. William Stone, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. William Stone, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. William Stone, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. William Stone, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 46th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 47th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 48th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 49th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    49th R.S. - 1945
    Aeronautics  
    Banking (Chair) 
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Constitutional Amendments (Vice Chair) 
    Contingent Expense  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Employment, Special  
    Finance (Vice Chair) 
    Game and Fish  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Insurance  
    Judicial Districts  
    Nominations of the Governor  
    Oil, Gas and Conservation  
    Penitentiaries (Chair) 
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Health  
    Rules  
    State Affairs  
    Towns and City Corporations  
    48th R.S. - 1943
    Banking  
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Commerce and Manufacturing  
    Congressional Districts  
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Chair) 
    Education  
    Engrossed Bills  
    Finance  
    Game and Fish (Chair) 
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Insurance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Military Affairs  
    Nominations of the Governor  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Health  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Public Printing  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Affairs  
    State Penitentiaries (Vice Chair) 
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Banking  
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Education  
    Election Law Violations, Investigation, Special  
    Game and Fish  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Insurance  
    Labor  
    Nominations of Governor  
    Penitentiaries (Chair) 
    Prison System, Investigation  
    Public Health  
    State Affairs (Vice Chair) 
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Banking  
    Commerce and Manufacturing  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Education  
    Enrolled Bills (Chair) 
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Insurance  
    Penitentiaries (Vice Chair) 
    Public Health  
    Representative Districts (Vice Chair) 
    State Affairs  
     

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