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Thomas Campbell Ferguson

Full Name: Thomas Campbell "Tommy" Ferguson
Date of birth: September 3, 1906
Date of death: February 10, 1991

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 84 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Burnet / Burnet   Burnet, Williamson

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Thomas Campbell "Tommy" Ferguson, birth date 9/3/1906 in Roswell, New Mexico; death date 2/10/1991 in Travis County, Texas; biographical sketch and photo; burial in Cook-Walden Memorial Hill Cemetery, Austin, Travis County. No headstone photograph. Find a Grave.

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army, Master Sergeant, World War II. "During World War II, he held the rank of master sergeant in the United States Army and received a citation for his service on the Selective Service System's local advisory board to registrants." 72nd Legislature, R.S., HR 235. Resolutions - Memorial.

Other Resources

  • "Working towards the preservation of his history," Burnet High School created the Thomas C. Ferguson Law Library after receiving his personal law library after his death. A 1921 BHS graduate, Ferguson "unselfishly dedicated his life to the betterment of society." Thomas C. Ferguson Law Library.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

42nd R.S. - 1931
Conservation and Reclamation  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Public Health  
State Affairs  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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