Oscar Fitzallen Chastain

Full Name: Oscar Fitzallen Chastain
Date of birth: September 9, 1869
Date of death: September 28, 1940

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 106 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (1)   Democrat Eastland / Eastland   Eastland
H 106 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Eastland / Eastland   Eastland

(1) Name, postoffice, occupation, association membership, relationship to persons in state or county government. Resolution, 9/18/1933, pp. 45-48, and Questionnaire Authorized and Directed by Resolution Adopted by the House, 10/11/1933, pp. 588-601. House Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, "Who's Who and What's What in the Texas Legislature," by Ed Kilman, 1/31/1929, p. 5. Houston Post-Dispatch.

Other Resources

  • Oscar Fitzallen Chastain, birth date 9/9/1869, death date 9/28/1940, burial in Eastland Cemetery, Eastland, Eastland County. Includes biographical sketch. Find a Grave.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

43rd R.S. - 1933
Alleged Assault on Representative Burns, Investigate, Special  
Appropriations Subcommittee on Selling State Jobs  
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Inspection of Prison System, Special  
Judicial Districts (Chair) 
Oil, Gas, and Mining  
Reductions in State Appropriations, Special  
Selling of State Jobs, Investigate Alleged  
41st R.S. - 1929
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Public Lands and Buildings  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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