Patrick Eagan

Patrick Joseph Egan

Full Name: Patrick Joseph Egan
Date of birth: March 11, 1872
Date of death: June 7, 1957

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 24 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 24 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris

Terms of Service top

House District 24
Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907
Legislatures: 29th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Houston / Harris
Counties in district: Harris
House District 24
Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905
Legislatures: 28th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Houston / Harris
Counties in district: Harris

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, "Patrick Egan Dies Friday," Rapid City Journal (Rapid City, South Dakota), 6/8/1957, p. 2. "Born in Dublin, Ireland, March 11, 1872 . . . Egan served in the Texas Legislature as representative from Harris County for two terms." Spanish-American War, First Texas Volunteers in Cuba. Death date Friday, 6/7/1957.
  • Patrick Egan, Jr., born in Dublin, Ireland, 1872. Photo and preview of 29th Legislature, "Harris County's Representatives," The Houston Post, 1/8/1905, p. 8. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Military Service Notes

  • Patrick Egan, U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1970. Sergeant, Company C, 1st Texas Infantry, Spanish-American War, service dates 5/4/1898-9/2/1898.
  • Sergeant, Company C, 1st Regiment, Texas Infantry, Spanish-American War. Military grave marker, Patrick Egan, birth date 3/11/1872, death date 6/7/1957, burial in Mountain View Cemetery, Rapid City, Pennington County, South Dakota. Find a Grave.
  • Egan, Patrick. United States Volunteers, Spanish-American War, call number 401-22. Sergeant, Company C, 1st Texas Volunteer Infantry. Postoffice address in Houston, Texas, 8/13/1901. Texas Adjutant General Service Records 1836-1935.

Other Resources

  • Patrick Joseph Egan, birth date 3/11/1872 in Dublin, Ireland; death date 6/7/1957 in Hot Springs, South Dakota. Father Patrick Francis Egan. South Dakota, U.S., Death Index, 1879-1955; Richard Cooper Family Tree.
  • Census of 1900 - Patrick Egan, Houston, Harris County, age 28, born March 1872 in Ireland, lawyer, spouse Ada, mother-in-law Alma Fayel, sister-in-law Helen Fayel. FamilySearch. 1900
  • 28th Legislature (1903) - Patrick Egan, postoffice Houston, nativity Ireland, age 30 (born circa 1873), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. Patrick Eagan, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Pat. Egan, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

29th R.S. - 1905
Commerce and Manufactures  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Public Grounds and Buildings  
28th R.S. - 1903
Military Affairs  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Railroad Commission  

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