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August (Von) Haxthausen, Sr. August Von Haxthausen
Full Name: August Von Haxthausen, Sr.
Other surnames: Haxthausen
Date of birth: June 4, 1874
Date of death: July 9, 1931

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 15 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 15 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 24 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 24 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 31st-34th Legislatures - August Haxthausen. House Journal.
  • 42nd Legislature, 1st C.S., 7/15/1931, p. 19. August Von Haxthausen, Sr. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, August von Haxthausen. "He also served as a Texas state representative from 1909-1917. In addition, he was the youngest elected Grand President of the Sons of Hermann, O.D.H.S., the largest fraternal insurance benefit society headquartered in Texas." Protected Landmark Designation Report, The Hirzel-von Haxhausen House. City of Houston.
  • Other Resources
  • August Von Haxthausen, Sr., birth date 6/4/1874 in Hoexter Westphalia, Germany; death date 7/9/1931 in Fairbanks, Harris County, Texas. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • August Von Haxthausen (1874-1931), deceased grand president, O.D.H.S., interment in Saint Peters United Church of Christ Cemetery, Houston. Find a Grave.
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. August (Von) Haxthausen, Sr., 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. August (Von) Haxthausen, Sr., 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. August (Von) Haxthausen, Sr., 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. August (Von) Haxthausen, Sr., 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 31st session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, north wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 32nd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 33rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Game and Fisheries  
    Insurance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Military Affairs  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Claims and Accounts  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts (Chair) 
    Insurance  
    Labor  
    Liquor Traffic  
    Municipal Corporations  
    32nd R.S. - 1911
    Labor (Chair) 
    Military Affairs  
    Municipal Corporations  
    Public Printing  
    31st 1st C.S. - 1909
    Labor  
    Military Affairs (Chair) 
    Private Corporations  
    Public Printing  
    State Asylums  
    31st R.S. - 1909
    Labor  
    Military Affairs  
    Private Corporations  
    Public Printing  
    State Asylums  
     

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