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William Conall McGown

Full Name: William Conall McGown
Other surnames: McGowan
Date of birth: June 8, 1866
Date of death: June 17, 1912

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 100 Jan 10, 1911 - Jun 17, 1912 32nd   Democrat El Paso / El Paso   El Paso
H 100 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1)   Democrat El Paso / El Paso   El Paso

(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

  • Obituary, William C. McGown, El Paso Herald, 6/19/1912, p. 8. "At the time of his death he was a representative in the Texas legislature, having been elected to that office in 1908." "McGown's Body is Taken to Austin," El Paso Herald, 6/21/1912, p. 3. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries). June 19, 1912 June 21, 1912

Other Resources

  • William C?nall [sic: Conall] McGowen, birth date 6/8/1866, death date 6/17/1912 in El Paso, occupation: attorney at law, burial in Austin. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Mentioned in "Letters Form One of Stellar Events," 8/11/1911, pp. 1, 4. Galveston Daily News.


  • Photograph. W.C. McGown, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

32nd R.S. - 1911
Civil and Criminal Procedure  
Congressional Districts  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Mines and Mining  
Private Corporations (Chair) 
Public Lands and Land Office  
Stock and Stock Raising  
31st 1st C.S. - 1909
Judicial Districts  
Municipal Corporations  
31st R.S. - 1909
Judicial Districts  
Municipal Corporations  
Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  

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