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W.T. McDonald William T. McDonald
Full Name: William T. McDonald
Date of birth: April 13, 1852
Date of death: June 11, 1935

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 29 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Huntsville / Walker   San Jacinto, Walker
H 29 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Huntsville / Walker   San Jacinto, Walker
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • W.T. McDonald. House Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Brief biography extracted from MacDonald McDonald Family Records. Served 18 years as "chaplain of the State Penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas; served 4 years as Representative in Texas Legislature;". Access Genealogy, 1999.
  • Other Resources
  • W.T. McDonald, clergyman, born in Pennsylvania, age 72 in 1925. Card File.
  • Household Record from 1880 Census of Burleson County, Texas lists William McDonald, age 28, born in Pennsylvania; wife Mary, and children Willie and Thomas. FamilySearch.
  • W.T. McDonald and wife Mary Swain married 5/17/1874 in Burleson County, Texas. FamilySearch.
  • Rev. William T. McDonald, birth date 4/13/1852, death date 6/11/1935, obituary in The Huntsville Item 6/20/1935, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Huntsville, Walker County. Find a Grave.
  • William T. McDonald. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.T. McDonald, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. W.T. McDonald, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Public Health  
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Liquor Traffic  

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