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Thomas Connally Tom Connally
Full Name: Thomas Terry "Tom" Connally
Date of birth: August 19, 1877
Date of death: October 28, 1963

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 69 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Marlin / Falls   Falls, Limestone, McLennan
H 72 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Marlin / Falls   Falls, Milam, Williamson
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • CONNALLY, Thomas Terry (Tom) (1877-1963). Representative and Senator, TX. Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress 1774-Present.
  • CONNALLY, THOMAS TERRY (1877-1963). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, Volume II, pp. 758-760. A History of Central and Western Texas, 1911.
  • Photo and biographical sketch, Profiles in Power: Twentieth-Century Texans in Washington, 2004.
  • Memorial, January 1964, p. 56. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Photographs and biographical sketch. The Texas Senator, 1978.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Texas Volunteer Infantry, Sergeant Major, 2nd Regiment, Spanish-American War; United States Army, Captain and Adjutant, 22nd Infantry Brigade, 11th Division, 1918, World War I. Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress 1774-Present.
  • United States Army, Captain Adjutant General Department, 22nd Infantry Brigade, World War I. Thomas T. Connally, birth date 8/19/1877 in Newett, Texas, residence in Marlin, Falls County. FamilySearch Texas, World War I Records, 1917-1920 (Texas Military Forces Museum, Austin).
  • Connally, Tom T., Texas Volunteer Guard, Call Number: 401-187. 19 years 11 months old, born in Hewitt, McLennan County, oath dated 7/9/1897 at Eddy, Texas. Texas Adjutant General Service Records 1836-1935.
  • Sergeant, Spanish-American War; Captain, World War I. Memorial, January 1964, p. 56. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • Portrait, Hood, Bonnet, and Little Brown Jug: Texas Politics, 1921-1928, 1984.
  • "Waco Residents Receive Baylor Honor," 10/17/1986, p. 5. "The award for 1986 was presented to the Connally family, who boast attendance at Baylor through four generations . . . One of the descendants, Tom Connnally, served as first editor of the Baylor yearbook in 1896. He eventually became a U.S. Senator." Waco Citizen.
  • "Hiram Staton Is Seeking Post as State Legislator," photo, 4/11/1948, p. 9. Relatives: Tom Connally - uncle, Hiram Staton - nephew. Waco News-Tribune.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Thomas Connally, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Thomas Connally, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 28th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    28th R.S. - 1903
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 2 (Chair) 
    Military Affairs  
    State Affairs  
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Congressional Districts  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Military Affairs  
    State Affairs  
     

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