A.P. McCormick

Andrew Phelps McCormick

Full Name: Andrew Phelps McCormick
Date of birth: December 18, 1832
Date of death: November 2, 1916

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 19 Apr 18, 1876 - Apr 12, 1879 15th (3)   16th (1) (2)   Republican Brazoria / Brazoria   Brazoria, Galveston, Matagorda

(1) Republican, 1/14/1879, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Robert G. Street, sworn 6/10/1879, succeeded Andrew P. McCormick, resigned 4/12/1879. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) 15th Legislature - All Senators except District 7 listed in roll call as Senators elect, oath of office administered, 4/18/1876, p. 1; Drawing of Senatorial Terms, 4/27/1876, p. 98, drew "long term" (four years). Senate Journal. April 14, 1876 April 27, 1876

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, Judge Andrew Phelps McCormick, pp. 375-376. The Encyclopedia of the New West, 1881.
  • Biographical sketch in "State Senators Elect: Personal Sketches Completed - Seventeen Lawyers, Seven Grangers, Two Doctors, One Editor and Four Colored Politicians - the Political Structure of the New Senate of Texas," 3/3/1876, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
  • MCCORMICK, ANDREW PHELPS (1832-1916). McCormick was "one of only a handful of Republicans to serve in the post-Reconstruction state Senate." Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 32-34. "He is a Republican in politics...He was elected Senator in the present legislature...having received the open and earnest support of many staunch and influential Democrats." Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Biographical sketch, p. 245. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.

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Committee Information top

16th R.S. - 1879
Agricultural and Mechanical College, Consider Report of the Joint Committee Appointed to Visit  
Agricultural and Mechanical College, Visit  
Commerce and Manufactures  
Constitutional Amendments  
General Land Office  
Judiciary No. 1  
New Judiciary Article to the Constitution  
Public Debt  
Revision of Code  
Revision of Rules (Chair) 
Stock and Stock Raising  
15th R.S. - 1876
Commerce and Manufactures  
Constitutional Amendments  
Contingent Expenses  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Enrolled Bills  
Internal Improvements  
Judiciary No. 2  
Private Land Claims  
Treasurer's and Comptroller's Department  

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