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George Wendall Barcus

Full Name: George Wendall Barcus
Date of birth: April 4, 1874
Date of death: December 3, 1961

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 68 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, George Wendell Barcus, "Rites Today for Ex-Waco Judge Barcus," 12/5/1961, p. 8. Waco News-Tribune.

Military Service Notes

  • Texas Infantry, Company F, 2nd Regiment, Spanish-American War. Military grave marker, George W. Barcus, birth date 4/4/1874, death date 12/3/1961, burial in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio. Includes reprint of biographical sketch, George Wendall Barcus, from Handbook of Waco & McLennan County ("He represented his district in the TX Legislature in 1905"). Find a Grave.
  • Barcus, George W. United States Volunteers, Spanish-American War, Call Number 401-220. Private, Company F, 2nd Texas Volunteer Infantry. Texas Adjutant General Service Records 1836-1935.

Other Resources


  • Photograph. G.W. Barcus, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

29th R.S. - 1905
Common Carriers  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Military Affairs  
Municipal Corporations  

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