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W. H. Aldridge William Hal Aldridge
Full Name: William Hal Aldridge
Date of birth: February 26, 1867
Date of death: February 28, 1921

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 36 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Rockland / Tyler   Chambers, Hardin, Jefferson, Liberty, Orange, Tyler
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch of William Hal Aldridge and photo in the 23rd Legislature (1893). A Sense of Place in the Angelina National Forest: Aldridge, Blue Hole, Bouton Lake, Boykin Springs, and Turpentine, By Jonathan Gerland. The History Center Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituaries, "W.H. Aldridge Dies; Funeral Is Tomorrow," 2/28/1921, p. 5, and "Many Attend the Aldridge Interment," 3/1/1921, p. 14, birth date 2/27/1877 [sic] in Grenada, Mississippi. "He served in the Texas Legislature during Gov. 'Jim' Hogg's term of office." El Paso Herald.
  • William Hal Aldridge, birth date 2/26/1867 in Mississippi, death date 2/28/1921 in El Paso, interment in Evergreen Cemetery, El Paso. Find a Grave.
  • 23rd Legislature (1893) - W.H. Aldridge, postoffice Rockland, nativity Mississippi, age 26 (born circa 1867), manufacturer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W. H. Aldridge, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. W. H. Aldridge, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Journeay (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    23rd R.S. - 1893
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