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W.H. Fears William Hameter Fears
Full Name: William Hameter Fears
Date of birth: March 16, 1854
Date of death: March 3, 1936

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 70 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Waxahachie / Ellis   Ellis, Johnson
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, William H. Fears, pp. 97-98. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.
  • Other Resources
  • William H. Fears, birth date unknown, death date 3/3/1936, interment in Waxahachie City Cemetery, Ellis County. Find a Grave.
  • 27th Legislature (1901) - W.H. Fears, postoffice Waxahachie, nativity Georgia, age 47 (born circa 1854), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • William Hameter Fears, birth date 3/16/1854 in Henry County, Georgia, death date 3/3/1936. Obituary, "W.H. Fears Dies, Age 81, at His Home," 3/4/1936, p. 6, "He was a member of the 29th [sic] Texas Legislature." Waxahachie Daily Light.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.H. Fears, 27th 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Railroad Commission  
    Representative Districts  

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