Henry B. Savage

Full Name: Henry B. "Harry" Savage, Sr.
Date of birth: March 5, 1861
Date of death: December 21, 1941

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 67 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Belton / Bell   Bell, Milam
H 67 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Belton / Bell   Bell, Milam
H 70 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Belton / Bell   Bell
H 70 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Belton / Bell   Bell

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • Sketch of Rep. Savage by Rep. Scholl, 34th Legislature (1915), p. 1243. House Journal.

Other Resources

  • Obituary, "H.B. Savage Is Taken by Death in Little Rock," 12/25/1941, p. 1. Harry Biles Savage, son of David and Ann Savage, birth date 3/5/1861, marriage to Hattie French, death date 12/21/1941. "He was twice [sic] elected as Bell county representative to the state legislature, where he served on several important committees and was author of several new laws." Belton Journal.
  • Census of 1900 - H.B. Savage, Belton, Bell County, age 39, birth date March 1861 in England, editor (paper), spouse H.J. Savage.
    Census of 1910 - Harry B. Savage, Belton, Bell County, age 49, born about 1861 in England, editor/newspaper, spouse Hattie Savage.
    Harry B. Savage, death date 12/21/1941 in Pulaski County, Arkansas. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950
  • Harry B. Savage (1861-1941), burial in North Belton Cemetery, Belton, Bell County, Texas, with spouse Hattie J. Savage. Find a Grave.
  • 30th Legislature (1907) - H.B. Savage, postoffice Belton, nativity England, age 45 (born circa 1862), editor and publisher, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.


  • Photograph. H.B. Savage, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H.B. Savage, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H.B. Savage, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H.B. Savage, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

34th R.S. - 1915
Contingent Expenses (Chair) 
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Claims and Accounts  
Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit Prison Farms  
State Affairs  
33rd R.S. - 1913
Banks and Banking  
Contingent Expenses (Chair) 
Liquor Traffic  
Public Printing  
Senatorial Districts  
State Affairs  
32nd R.S. - 1911
Common Carriers  
Constitutional Amendments  
Prohibition Amendment Election held July 22, 1911, Investigate  
Public Printing  
Revenue and Taxation  
Senatorial Districts  
State Affairs  
30th R.S. - 1907
Appropriations Subcommittee on the State Penitentiary at Huntsville and Sam Houston Normal School (Chair) 
Liquor Traffic  
Public Printing  
State Affairs  

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