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Hardy A. O'Neal

Full Name: Hardy A. O'Neal
Date of birth: March 4, 1851
Date of death: September 28, 1931

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 7 Jan 8, 1907 - May 11, 1907 30th (1)   Unknown Atlanta / Cass   Cass
H 7 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Unknown Atlanta / Cass   Cass

(1) O'Neal resigned after Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, Judge Howard F. O'Neal, volume 3, pp. 1257-1258, son of Hon. Henry F. and Malantha (Cooley) O'Neal. Relatives: Henry F. O'Neal, father; Judge Howard F. O'Neal and Hardy A. O'Neal, sons/brothers. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
  • Obituary, H.A. O'Neal, "Cass County's Leading Citizen Passes Away," The Cass County Sun (Linden, Texas), 9/29/1931, p. 4, crediting Atlanta Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Other Resources

  • Cass County Census:
    1860 - Henry F. O'Neal, Linden, age 25, born in Mississippi, editor, wife M.E., sons H.A. (age 9) and H.F. (age 6).
    1880 - Hardy A. O'Neal, age 28, wife Mollie L.
    1900 - H.F. (Howard F.) ONeal, Atlanta, age 46, born September 1853, wife Ida C.
    1910 - H.A. ONeal, Atlanta, age 59, wife Mollie; H.F. ONeal, Atlanta, age 56, wife Ida.
    1920 - Hardy ONeal, Atlanta, age 68, wife Mollie; Howard ONeal, Atlanta, age 66, wife Ida.
    1930 - Hardy R. [A.] O'Neal, Atlanta, age 79, wife Mollie L.; Howard F. O'Neal, age 76. Both lawyers.
    Howard F. O'Neal, death date 12/6/1935 in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana. FamilySearch. 1860 1880 1900 1910 H.A. ONeal 1910 H.F. ONeal 1920 Hardy O'Neal 1920 Howard O'Neal 1930 Hardy O'Neal 1930 Howard F. O'Neal Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960
  • Hardy A. O'Neal, birth date 3/4/1851, death date 9/28/1931 in Atlanta, Cass County, lawyer, father Henry A. O'Neal. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Hardy A. O'Neal (1851-1931), burial in Pine Crest Cemetery, Atlanta, Cass County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. H.A. O'Neal, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H.A. O'Neal, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

30th R.S. - 1907
Appropriations (Chair) 
Common Carriers  
Federal Relations  
Public Lands and Land Office  
Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
Senator Bailey, Investigate (Chair) 
29th R.S. - 1905
Common Carriers  
Constitutional Amendments  
Federal Relations  

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