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William E. Cureton William E. Cureton
Full Name: William E. Cureton
Date of birth: July 20, 1848
Date of death: February 11, 1925

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 76 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (1)   Populist Walnut Springs / Bosque   Bosque, Hamilton
H 76 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th (2) (3)   Populist Walnut Springs / Bosque   Bosque, Hamilton
(1) Populist. Texas Legislative Manual.
(2) Populist. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(3) Populist. Roster, "News from Austin: Twenty-Fourth Legislature," Galveston Daily News, 12/23/1894, p. 2. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 39th Legislature, R.S., 2/17/1925, p. 712, W.E. Cureton. Relatives: Hon. W.E. Cureton - father, Hon. C.M. Cureton - son. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, November 1951, p. 657, for Hugh J. Cureton, Sr. Relatives: William E. Cureton - father, "a pioneer rancher and former member of the Texas Legislature"; C.M. Cureton - son, "former Attorney General of Texas who served as chief justice of the Supreme Court of Texas." Texas Bar Journal.
  • Biographical sketch. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. William E. Cureton, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. William E. Cureton, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 24th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Finance  
    Labor  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Treasury Visit, Special  
    Stock and Stockraising  
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Bribery in Frost-O'Neal Case, Investigate  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Privileges and Elections  
     

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