W.L. Crawford, Jr.

William Lyne Crawford II

Full Name: William Lyne Crawford II
Date of birth: January 7, 1877
Date of death: March 14, 1953

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 37 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1)   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas

(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

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, May 1953, p. 356. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Photo and obituary, "Death Takes Outstanding Lawyer Here," 3/15/1953, p. 19. Father M.L. Crawford died in 1910. Dallas Morning News.
  • William Lyne Crawford II, birth date 1/7/1877, death date 3/14/1953 in Highland Park, interment in Restland Cemetery, Dallas. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • William L. Crawford II/Jr. mentioned in obituary of his father [Meriwether Lewis Crawford], "Judge M.L. Crawford Died Sunday Morning," 5/16/1910, p. 3. Relatives: Col. William L. Crawford - uncle; William L. Crawford II - nephew. Galveston Daily News.
  • William L. Crawford, Jr. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Delegate to Constitutional Convention, 1875. Included in Journal of the Constitutional Convention of the State of Texas: Begun and Held at the City of Austin Texas. Constitutional Convention (1875). Galveston : Printed for the Convention at the "News" Office, 1875, pp. 3-4. Texas Constitutions Digitization Project (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin), 2009.
  • Mentioned in "The Austin Scene: Texas and Horse Racing," 12/18/1964, p. 4. Victoria Advocate.


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Committee Information top

31st 1st C.S. - 1909
Banks and Banking  
Common Carriers  
Criminal Jurisprudence (Chair) 
Judicial Districts  
Privileges, Suffrage, and Elections  
31st R.S. - 1909
Common Carriers  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Judicial Districts  

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