A.C. 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

Other Resources

  • Death notice, W.A. Kincaid and A.C. Prendergast, "Kincaid and Prendergast Former Law Partners," 1/8/1922, p. 6. Dallas Morning News.
  • Judge A.C. Prendergast, birth date 2/19/1852, death date 1/6/1922 in Waco, McLennan County, lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Albert C. Prendergast (1853-1922), burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Waco, McLennan County. Find a Grave.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

20th R.S. - 1887
Constitutional Amendments (Chair) 
Judge Frank Willis, Investigation of Charges  
Judiciary No. 1  
Private Land Claims  

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