W.L. Campbell

William Leonidas Campbell

Full Name: William Leonidas Campbell
Date of birth: October 22, 1839
Date of death: February 13, 1912

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 52 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (1) (2)   Democrat Anderson / Grimes   Grimes

(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).

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Listed in "Men who have represented Grimes County in the House of Representatives/State Senate, 1846-1931," pp. 205-209. Includes Date, Legislatures, District, and Source of Data. Early History of Grimes County, 1930.
  • W.L. Campbell, marriage to S. Jane Kelley 11/2/1858 in Grimes County.
    Census of 1880 - W.L. Campbell, Anderson, Grimes County, age 40, born circa 1840 in Tennessee, farmer, wife Sarah J.
    Census of 1900 - William L. Campbell, Grimes County, age 61, born October 1839 in Tennessee, lawyer, widowed. FamilySearch. 1880 1900 Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977
  • W.L. Campbell, birth date 10/22/1839, death date 2/13/1912, burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Anderson, Grimes County. Find a Grave.


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Committee Information top

21st R.S. - 1889
Agricultural Affairs  
Contingent Expenses  
Insurance, Statistics and History  

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