T.H. McGregor

Temple Harris McGregor

Full Name: Temple Harris McGregor
Date of birth: May 12, 1870
Date of death: March 4, 1953

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 82-1 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (1)   Democrat Austin / Travis   Travis
H 82-1 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Austin / Travis   Travis
S 20 Jan 14, 1913 - May 28, 1915 33rd (4)   34th (2) (3)   Democrat Austin / Travis   Burnet, Lampasas, Travis, Williamson
H 24 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris

(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.
(2) Robert J. Eckhardt, in special election 10/9/1915, succeeded Temple H. McGregor, resigned after 1st Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) 34th Legislature - Roll Call of holdover Senators, 1/12/1915, pp. 1-2. Senate Journal.
(4) 33rd Legislature - List of Senators elected on November 5, 1912, oath of office administered, 1/14/1913, pp. 3-4. Senate Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 43rd Legislature, 3rd C.S. - Resolution expressing appreciation for services of Representatives John Mathis, Sr. and T.H. McGregor, p. 414. House Journal.
  • Memorial - 53rd Legislature, SCR 23. Senate Journal.

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, May 1953, p. 353. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • T.H. McGregor of Austin, Preston L. Anderson of San Antonio, John M. Mathis of Houston, and "Uncle Elmer" Pope of Corpus Christi, "Austinite Last of Famed 'Four Horsemen'," 10/22/1952, p. 4. Austin American.
  • Eulogy of Representative and Judge A.S. Fisher by Senator T.H. McGregor of Austin, "Funeral Oration at Grave of Capt. Fisher: Glowing Tribute Paid Eminent Jurist by T.H. McGregor in Eloquent Oration," 11/21/1924, p. 2. Williamson County Sun (Georgetown, Texas).


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

43rd R.S. - 1933
Constitutional Amendments  
Public Lands and Buildings  
State Affairs  
42nd R.S. - 1931
Game and Fisheries  
Oil and Gas Industry, Investigate  
Public Lands and Buildings  
State Affairs  
34th R.S. - 1915
Agricultural Affairs  
Constitutional Amendments (Chair) 
Educational Affairs  
Insurance, Statistics and History  
Internal Improvements  
Judiciary No. 1  
Judiciary No. 2  
Privileges and Elections (Vice Chair) 
Public Buildings and Grounds  
State Asylums  
33rd R.S. - 1913
Attorney General's Department, Investigate  
Congressional Districts  
Federal Relations  
Internal Improvements  
Judiciary No. 2  
Privileges and Elections (Chair) 
Public Buildings and Grounds  
State Asylums  
30th R.S. - 1907
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Insurance (Chair) 
Liquor Traffic  
Municipal Corporations  
Senator Bailey, Investigate (Vice Chair) 

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