T.W. Kennedy

Thomas W. Kennedy

Full Name: Thomas W. Kennedy
Date of birth: August 1, 1838
Date of death: July 7, 1907

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 85 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Rio Grande City / Starr   Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr, Zapata
H 83 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (1) (2)   Democrat Rio Grande City / Starr   Duval, Hidalgo, Starr, Webb, Zapata, Encinal
H 83 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (3)   Democrat Rio Grande City / Starr   Duval, Hidalgo, Starr, Webb, Zapata, Encinal
H 83 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th   Democrat Rio Grande City / Starr   Duval, Hidalgo, Starr, Webb, Zapata, Encinal

(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(3) Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Census of 1900 - J.W. [T.W.] Kennedy, Rio Grande City, Starr County, born August 1838 in Pennsylvania, physician. FamilySearch.
  • Thomas W. Kennedy, estimated birth year 1839, death date 7/7/1907 in Rio Grande City. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Obituary, 7/12/1907, p. 9. "Dr. T.W. Kennedy died here on 8th inst. after a short illness and was buried Tuesday in the cemetery at Fort Ringgold." Galveston Daily News.

Photographs

  • Photograph. T.W. Kennedy, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. T.W. Kennedy, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. T.W. Kennedy, 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

23rd R.S. - 1893
Irrigation  
Mining and Minerals  
Public Debt  
Public Health and Vital Statistics  
Southwestern Lunatic Asylum, Joint Committee to visit the  
State Asylums  
Town and City Corporations  
21st R.S. - 1889
Federal Relations  
Irrigation  
Military Affairs  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Public Health and Vital Statistics (Chair) 
State Asylums  
20th R.S. - 1887
Indian Affairs  
Internal Improvement  
Public Health and Vital Statistics  
State Asylums  
19th R.S. - 1885
Federal Relations  
Internal Improvement  
Military Affairs  
State Asylums  

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