Marshall Hicks

Marshall Hicks

Full Name: Edwin Marshall Hicks
Date of birth: August 26, 1865
Date of death: July 18, 1930

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 24 Jan 13, 1903 - Mar 26, 1906 28th (3) (4)   29th (1) (2)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bandera, Bexar, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr

(1) Hicks did not attend 2nd C.S. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) 29th Legislature - Roll of holdover Senators, 1/10/1905, pp. 1-2. Senate Journal.
(3) 28th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/28/1903, pp. 107-108. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal.
(4) 28th Legislature - Roll of Senators-elect, oath of office administered, 1/13/1903, pp. 1-2. Senate Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Elected officials of San Antonio - Marshall Hicks, Alderman, Ward 4, 2/8/1897-2/13/1899; Mayor, 2/13/1899-2/9/1903. City of San Antonio, Texas.
  • Marshall Hicks, birth date 8/26/1865 in Texas; death date 7/18/1930 in San Antonio, Bexar County; lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Marshall Hicks, birth date 8/26/1865, death date 7/18/1930, burial in Alamo Masonic Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County. Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned in A Law for the Lion: A Tale of Crime and Injustice in the Borderlands, by Beatriz Eugenia De La Garza, University of Texas Press, 2003, pp. 27-28. Google Books.
  • Mentioned in Hood, Bonnet, and Little Brown Jug: Texas Politics, 1921-1928, 1984.
  • Portrait, Hood, Bonnet, and Little Brown Jug: Texas Politics, 1921-1928, 1984.
  • Hicks, Marshall (b. 1865) - of San Antonio, member of Texas state senate 24th District, 1903-04. Burial location unknown. Political Graveyard: a Database of Historic Cemeteries.
  • "Marshall Hicks, Former Mayor, Lawyer, Dead," Saturday morning 7/19/1930, p. 1. Died late Friday afternoon at his home (7/18/1930). San Antonio Express.
  • "Tribute Paid Judge M'Cord: Marshall Hicks Says Deceased Was One of Finest of Texans," 5/2/1922, p. 9. McCord "had a long connection and an important one with Democratic politics of Texas." San Antonio Express.
  • "Hicks Funeral to Be Held Sunday: Former Mayor of S.A. Is Taken by Death after Long Illness," 7/19/1930, p. 9. San Antonio Light.
  • Account of President William McKinley's visit to San Antonio while Marshall Hicks was Mayor, pp. 262-264. Year Book for Texas, 1901, 1902.


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Committee Information top

29th R.S. - 1905
Beef Trust, Investigate  
City and Town Corporations  
Constitutional Amendments  
Insurance, Statistics and History  
Internal Improvements  
Judiciary No. 1 (Chair) 
Mining and Irrigation  
Pan American College of Commerce  
Pan-American Trade Relations and Projected Trades College, Special  
Privileges and Elections  
State Penitentiaries  
28th R.S. - 1903
Constitutional Amendments  
Contingent Expenses  
Educational Affairs  
Insurance, Statistics and History  
Judiciary No. 2  
Military Affairs  
Mining and Irrigation  
Public Lands and Land Office  
San Jacinto Battle Ground Picture Purchasing  
State Asylums  
Town and City Corporations (Chair) 

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