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Louis P. Wilson Louis P. Wilson
Full Name: Louis P. Wilson
Date of birth: April 3, 1851
Date of death: October 5, 1926

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 8 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1)   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Marion
H 8 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Marion
H 21 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison
H 14 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison
H 15 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (2) (3)   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Panola, Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby
H 14 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (4) (5) (6) (7)   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison
(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.
(2) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(3) Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(4) Roster shows Wilson represented the 14th district; bio shows the 15th. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
(5) L.P. Wilson represented the 14th district; W.J. Cavin represented the 15th district. 18th Legislature. House Journal.
(6) William J. Caven represented the 15th district; Louis P. Wilson represented the 14th. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(7) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 39th Legislature, 1st C.S., 10/8/1926, p. 1388. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Biography, Louis P. Wilson, pp. 252-253. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Other Resources
  • Brief vignettes on members of the 30th Legislature, "Kodaks by the Chaplain," Houston Post, 5/12/1907, p. 6, col. 6, crediting UNT Libraries. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Louis P. Wilson, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Louis P. Wilson, 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Louis P. Wilson, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. Louis P. Wilson, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Louis P. Wilson, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Louis P. Wilson, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 18th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 21st session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 22nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 30th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 31st session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, north wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Journeay (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    31st 1st C.S. - 1909
    Banks and Banking  
    Common Carriers  
    Judicial Districts  
    Labor  
    Municipal Corporations  
    Privileges, Suffrage, and Elections  
    31st R.S. - 1909
    Judicial Districts  
    Labor  
    Municipal Corporations  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Stephen F. Austin Remains  
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Common Carriers  
    Forestry  
    Judicial Districts  
    Labor  
    Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
    State Asylums  
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    Internal Improvements (Chair) 
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Military Affairs  
    Public Printing  
    State Asylums  
    22nd R.S. - 1891
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 2 (Chair) 
    Military Affairs  
    Printing of Daily Senate and House Journals  
    Public Printing  
    21st R.S. - 1889
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Public Printing (Chair) 
    18th R.S. - 1883
    Insurance and Statistics  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Penitentiaries  
     

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