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George W. McKellar George W. McKellar
Full Name: George W. McKellar
Date of birth: September 17, 1841
Date of death: June 7, 1919

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 35 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (1)   Democrat Coldspring / San Jacinto   Polk, San Jacinto
H 35 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Coldspring / San Jacinto   Polk, San Jacinto
(1) COLDSPRING, TEXAS. "Coldspring is at the junction of State Highway 150 and Farm roads 1514, 946, and 2025, sixty-five miles north of Houston in central San Jacinto County . . . in 1850 the [post office] name was changed to Cold Spring, officially respelled Coldspring in 1894." Handbook of Texas Online.
(2) San Jacinto County. House Journal.
(3) Coldspring, San Jacinto County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Cold Springs. Texas Legislative Manual.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 36th Legislature, 2nd C.S., 7/11/1919, p. 386. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Corporal, Company F, 2nd Regiment, South Carolina Infantry. Military grave marker, George W. McKellar. Find a Grave.
  • Confederate States Army, Private, Company F, 2nd South Carolina Infantry, Gen. J.B. Kershaw's Brigade, Longstreet Corps, Army of Northern Virginia. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • George W. McKellar, birth date 9/17/1841, death date 6/7/1919, interment in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Coldspring, San Jacinto County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. George W. McKellar, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. George W. McKellar, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    County Government and County Finances  
    Private Land Claims  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Confederate Home, Special  
    County Government and County Finances  
    Education  
    Revenue and Taxation  
     

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