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W. D. Cochrane W. D. Cochrane
Full Name: W. D. Cochrane
Date of birth: 1861
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 68 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Bellville / Austin   Austin
(1) Name listed W.D. Cochran. House Journal.
(2) Name listed W.D. Cochrane. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Name listed W.D. Cochrane. Rules of Order of the House of Representatives of the Nineteenth Legislature, 1885.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Other Resources
  • Possibly W.D. Cochrane Jr. or Sr. interred in Prairie Lea Cemetery, Brenham, Washington County, TX. Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned in "Death of Mrs. Cochrane," Galveston Daily News, 1/12/1885, p. 2, crediting the Abilene Library Consortium. "Wife of Hon. W.D. Cochrane . . . from Austin county, died here this morning at the residence of her mother, Mrs. L.J. Spencer. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W. D. Cochrane, 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 19th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    19th R.S. - 1885
    Commerce and Manufacturing  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 2  

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