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Albert Prendergast Albert Collins Prendergast
Full Name: Albert Collins Prendergast
Date of birth: February 19, 1853
Date of death: January 6, 1922

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 62 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1) (2)   Democrat Waco / McLennan   Falls, Limestone, McLennan
(1) "He is a Democrat, and a strict party man, because he believes that the machinery of government is safe only under Democratic principles and Democratic men," p. 169. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
(2) 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
  • PRENDERGAST, ALBERT COLLINS (1853-1922). Relatives: Davis M'Gee Prendergast, father; Albert C. Prendergast, son. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, Volume II, pp. 823-824. A History of Central and Western Texas, 1911.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, Albert Collins Prendergast, Judge, Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, 1911-1913; Presiding Judge, Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, 1913-1918. Justices of Texas, 1836-1986 (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin), 2004.
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Other Resources
  • Portrait. Texas Jurists, 1836 - 1936, 1936.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Albert Prendergast, Texas Jurists Collection
  • 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
    Constitutional Amendments (Chair) 
    Finance  
    Judge Frank Willis, Investigation of Charges  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Private Land Claims  
     

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