W.T. Simmons

W.T. Simmons

Full Name: W. T. Simmons
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 1 Feb 16, 1870 - Jan 14, 1873 12th (1) (2)   Unknown Beaumont / Jefferson   Chambers, Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Newton, Orange, Polk, Tyler

(1) 12th Legislature, Provisional Session - Tinsley and Simmons qualified and took the oath of office on 2/16/1870, p. 35. House Journal.
(2) Party affiliation, Conservative. Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Other Resources

  • "Members of the Legislature came in quite freely yesterday. We noticed the arrival of Hon. F.G. Latimer, Senator Parsons, . . . Dr. Simmons . . ." "Arrival at Austin," 4/26/1870, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
  • W.T. Simmons of Beaumont, Chapter 5, Jefferson County, election to Texas House of Representatives on 12/3/1869, p. 154; mentioned, p. 155. Grass-Roots Reconstruction in Texas, 1865-1880, 1997.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

12th Adjourned - 1871
Commerce and Manufactures  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
12th R.S. - 1871
Commerce and Manufactures  
House Employees, Regulate Pay of  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
12th 1st C.S. - 1870
Division of the State, Select  
House Officer and Employee Compensation, Select  

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