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T.W. Templeton T.W. Templeton
Full Name: T. W. Templeton
Date of birth: 1822
Date of death: September 20, 1895

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 19 Jan 18, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd (1) (2)   Democrat Winnsboro / Franklin   Delta, Franklin, Hopkins
H 19 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (3) (4)   Democrat Winnsboro / Franklin   Franklin, Red River, Titus
(1) Oath of office administered 1/18/1893, p. 88. House Journal.
(2) T.W. Templeton - farmer, age 71, born in Alabama. Texas Legislative Manual.
(3) T.W. Templeton - farmer, age 69, born in Alabama. Texas Legislative Manual.
(4) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 24th Legislature, 1st C.S., 10/5/1895, pp. 43-44. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • "A Pioneer of Texas: Death of Hon. T.M. Templeton at Winsboro Yesterday," Fort Worth Gazette, 9/21/1895, p. 8. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers.
  • "Ex-Representative Dead: Hon. T.M. Templeton Dies at his Winsboro Home," Fort Worth Gazette, 9/22/1895, Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers.
  • Mentioned in TEMPLETON, JOHN DICKSON (1845–1893). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Census of 1880 lists two T.W. Templeton families (possibly the same): one of Sulphur Springs, Hopkins County, and one of precinct 5, Franklin County. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Family of Thomas W.Templeton and Elvira Caroline Dickson Templeton included in The Dickson-McEwen and Allied Families Genealogy. T.W. Templeton's death date 9/20/1895. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. T.W. Templeton, 22nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. T.W. Templeton, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. T.W. Templeton, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 22nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 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
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Public Debt  
    22nd R.S. - 1891
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Revenue and Taxation  
     

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