Bruce William Bryant

Full Name: Bruce William Bryant
Other surnames: Bryan
Date of birth: September 14, 1877
Date of death: July 10, 1954

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 102 Jan 9, 1917 - Sep 29, 1917 35th (1)   Democrat Haskell / Haskell   Baylor, Haskell, Throckmorton
H 102 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Haskell / Haskell   Baylor, Haskell, Throckmorton

(1) Arthur H. King, in special election 2/15/1918, sworn 2/26/1918, succeeded Bruce W. Bryant, resigned after 3rd Called Session. 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

  • Obituary, "State Official Bryant Dies," 7/11/1954, p. 1. "He was a representative in the 34th and 35th state legislature as a delegate from Haskell." Austin American.
  • Memorial, September 1954, p. 561. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Bruce W. Bryant, birth date 9/14/1877 in Larue County, Kentucky; death date 7/10/1954 in Austin, Travis County, Texas; attorney, Atty. Gen's Office. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Bruce William Bryant, birth date 9/14/1877; permanent home address in Haskell, Haskell County; state official, State of Texas. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  • Judge Bruce W. Bryant (1877-1954), burial in Willow Cemetery, Haskell, Haskell County; includes reprint of obituary from the Abilene Morning Reporter-News, 7/12/1954. Find a Grave.
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.


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Committee Information top

35th R.S. - 1917
Charges Against James E. Ferguson, Governor, Investigate  
Judiciary (Chair) 
Penitentiary Claims Auditing  
Private Corporations  
Reforms in Civil Procedure  
Rules (Vice Chair) 
34th R.S. - 1915
Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit Penitentiaries  
Public Debt  
Public Lands and Land Office  
Reforms in Civil Procedure (Chair) 
Reforms in Criminal Procedure (Vice Chair) 

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