Norman George Collins

Full Name: Norman George Collins
Date of birth: April 16, 1829
Date of death: November 20, 1899

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 27 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1) (2)   Democrat San Diego / Duval   Cameron, Dimmit, Duval, Frio, Hidalgo, Kinney, La Salle, Maverick, Nueces, Starr, Uvalde, Webb, Zapata, Zavala, Encinal
H 77 Jan 14, 1879 - Jan 11, 1881 16th (3)   Democrat San Diego / Duval   Dimmit, Duval, Frio, Kinney, La Salle, McMullen, Maverick, Nueces, Zavala, Encinal

(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
(2) 18th Legislature, Regular Session - All Senators except District 3 and 21 are listed in Roll Call as taking the oath of office, 1/9/1883, p. 2; resolution by Sen. Gooch that the Senators shall now be divided by lot into two classes, 1/10/1883, pp. 5-6; drew term of 2 years. Senate Journal. January 10, 1883 January 9, 1883
(3) Democrat, 1/14/1879, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Obituary, "Norman George Collins," 11/24/1899, p. 1. "He served a term in the 16th legislature as a member of the house and also a term in the 18th legislature as a member of the Senate." Death date 11/20/1899. Corpus Christi Caller.


  • Photograph. N.G. Collins, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

18th R.S. - 1883
Agricultural Affairs  
Claims and Accounts  
Commerce and Manufactures  
Constitutional Amendments  
County and County Boundaries  
Frontier Protection  
Funeral Procession for Hon. A.L. Adams of Wood County  
Internal Improvements  
Public Health  
Stock and Stockraising (Chair) 
16th R.S. - 1879
Agriculture and Stock Raising  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Indian Affairs (Chair) 
Insurance and Statistics  
Internal Improvements  
Public Buildings and Grounds  

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