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Wenzel Matejowsky
Full Name: Wenzel Matejowsky
Other surnames: Matajowsky
Date of birth: April 30, 1828
Date of death: December 18, 1904

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 70 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Republican Nechanitz / Fayette   Fayette
(1) W. Matejowsky, Republican, is elected over Charles A. Kessler, Democrat, by a majority of 201 for the lower house of the legislature, 11/6/1886, p. 3. Galveston Daily News.
(2) In politics, Matejowsky is independent, p. 155. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
(3) "For quite a number of years, he was one of the ablest republican leaders in the county." Fayette County, Her History and Her People, 1902.
(4) 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
  • Biographical sketch, p. 14. Czech Texans, 1972.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch of Wenzel Matajowsky, pp. 270-272. Fayette County, Her History and Her People, 1902.
  • Biographical sketch. Birth date 5/1/1928. "Texas Czech Immigrant Legislators." Janaks Texas-Czech Articles and Photos.
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Other Resources
  • Born 4/30/1828, died 12/18/1904, interment at Waldeck, Fayette County, TX. FamilySearch.
  • Mentioned in NECHANITZ, TEXAS. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical information, Early History of Fayette County, HeritageQuest Online.
  • Interment at Waldeck Cemetery, Waldeck, Fayette County, TX. Birth date 4/30/1828; death date 12/18/1904. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 20th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    20th R.S. - 1887
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Educational Affairs  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
     

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