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George W. Tyler George W. Tyler
Full Name: George W. Tyler
Date of birth: October 31, 1851
Date of death: October 11, 1927

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 23 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (1)   21st (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Belton / Bell   Bell, Coryell, Hamilton, Lampasas
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(3) List of Senators of the 21st Legislature, "The State Senate: Members-Elect in the Different Districts - Austin Local Notes," Galveston Daily News, 11/20/1888, p. 6, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. "There are two independents in the list. The rest are democratic nominees." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
(4) 21st Legislature - 1/8/1889, p. 1, listed as new member in roll call : "The credentials of the new members were presented, and the following Senators had the oath of office administered them by the Lieutenant Governor." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • TYLER, GEORGE W. (1851-1927). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, George W. Tyler, Volume II, pp. 632-633. Relatives: George W. Tyler - son; O.T. Tyler - father, member of 10th Legislature. A History of Central and Western Texas, 1911.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Biographical sketch, George W. Tyler, pp. 223-224. Relatives: George W. Tyler - son; Judge O.T. Tyler - father, member of 10th Legislature. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Biographical sketch of George W. Tyler, p. 390. Relatives: George W. Tyler - son; Orville Thomas Tyler - father. The Texas Senate: Volume II, Civil War to the Eve of Reform, 1861-1889, 1999.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. George W. Tyler, 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. George W. Tyler, 22nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 21st session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 22nd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    22nd R.S. - 1891
    Apportionment and Representation  
    Constitutional Amendment to Judiciary Article  
    Education  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2 (Chair) 
    Public Lands  
    Roads and Bridges  
    Rules  
    State Asylums  
    Treasurer's and Comptroller's Offices  
    21st R.S. - 1889
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Education  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Finance  
    Incorporation Laws  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Memorial of John M. Swisher  
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Lands  
    Retrenchment and Reform (Chair) 
    Roads and Bridges  
    State Asylums  
    Treasurer and Comptroller's Offices  
     

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