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William A. Thompson William A. Thompson
Full Name: William A. Thompson
Date of birth: 1834
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 68 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Unaffiliated Nelson / Austin   Austin
H 38 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (5)   Democrat Nelsonville / Austin   Austin
(1) Biography and roster list home post office of Nelson, home county of Austin. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
(2) W.A. Thompson. House Journal.
(3) Independent. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
(4) Independent. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
(5) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, p. 264. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Other Resources
  • William A. Thompson. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. William A. Thompson, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 18th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 17th session composite photo of House members (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    18th R.S. - 1883
    Federal Relations  
    Public Debt  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    17th R.S. - 1881
    Insurance and Statistics  
    Judicial Districts  
    Private Land Claims  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Senatorial and Representative Districts  
     

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