B. Wohlford

Ballard Wohlford

Full Name: William Ballard Wohlford
Date of birth: November 23, 1849
Date of death: January 21, 1908

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 80 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Acton / Hood   Hood, Parker, Tarrant

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House District 80
Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895
Legislatures: 23rd  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Acton / Hood
Counties in district: Hood, Parker, Tarrant

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Other Resources

  • Census of 1880 - B. Wohlford, Hood County, age 30, born circa 1850 in Tennessee, farmer, wife Mary, sons Cha's A. Ja's L., Henry B., and William B.
    Census of 1900 - Barnard Wohlford, Hood County, age 50, born November 1849 in Tennessee, farmer, wife Margaret E., sons James L., William B., Earl M., Joseph B., John M., Gilbert B., and Cloyd L., daughters Margaret L. and Martha P.
    William Ballard Wohlford and Margaret Eliza Hiner, parents of Cloyd Lawton Wahlford, birth date 6/12/1899 in Granbury, Hood County. FamilySearch. 1880 1900 Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981
  • Ballard Wohlford, birth date 11/23/1849, death date 1/21/1908, burial in Acton Cemetery, Acton, Hood County. Find a Grave.
  • 23rd Legislature (1893) - B. Wohlford, postoffice Acton, nativity Tennessee, age 43 (born circa 1850), farmer, stockman, 33 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. B. Wohlford, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. B. Wohlford, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board

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23rd R.S. - 1893
County Government and County Finances  
Insurance, Statistics and History  
Mining and Minerals  
Public Lands and Land Office  

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