G.W. Fant

George Washington Fant

Full Name: George Washington Fant
Date of birth: December 27, 1868
Date of death: November 13, 1932

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 7 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Bloomburg / Cass   Cass
H 7 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st   Democrat Bloomburg / Cass   Cass

(1) "G.W. Fant, a member of the legislature who lives at Bloomberg, in Cass County . . . " "Asserts Committee Has Full Authority," 8/13/1911, pp. 1, 3. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Jefferson listed as post office for Bowie, Cass, and Marion counties. Jim Wheat's Postmasters & Post Offices of Texas, 1846-1930. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
(3) Postoffice Jefferson. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Other Resources

  • George Washington Fant, birth date 12/27/1868 in Anderson, South Carolina, death date 11/13/1932 in Linden, Cass County, Texas, farmer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • G.W. Fant, birth date 12/27/1868, death date 11/13/1932, photo, burial in Friendship Cemetery, Hughes Springs, Cass County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "G.W. Fant Dies of Stomach Ailment," The Cass County Sun (Linden, Texas), 11/15/1932, p. 4, crediting the Atlanta Public Library. Born in South Carolina, "served two terms in the Texas Legislature." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).


  • Photograph. G.W. Fant, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. G.W. Fant, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

32nd R.S. - 1911
Appropriations Subcommittee on the North Texas Hospital for the Insane  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
Senatorial Districts  
31st 1st C.S. - 1909
Constitutional Amendments  
31st R.S. - 1909
Appropriations Subcommittee on the North Texas Insane Asylum  
Constitutional Amendments  
Liquor Traffic  

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