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W.T. Smith W.T. Smith
Full Name: W. T. Smith
Date of birth: February 25, 1842
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 13 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (1)   Democrat Mount Pleasant / Titus   Franklin, Titus
H 13 Jan 14, 1879 - Jan 11, 1881 16th (2) (3) (4) (5)   Democrat Mount Vernon / Titus   Franklin, Titus
(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
(2) Democrat, 1/14/1879, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
(3) Mount Vernon [Franklin County], Titus County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.
(5) Mount Vernon [Franklin County], Titus County. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biography, p. 255. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.
  • Other Resources
  • Smith elected Titus County delegate to the State Grange, p. 3, 11/22/1876. Galveston Daily News.
  • Census of 1880 lists William T. Smith of Mount Pleasant, TX; 38 years old; born in Georgia. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.T. Smith, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 17th session composite photo of House members (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    17th R.S. - 1881
    Agriculture (Chair) 
    Contingent Expenses  
    Finance  
    Senatorial and Representative Districts, Apportionment  
    16th R.S. - 1879
    Contingent Expenses  
    Finance  
    Indian Affairs  
    Internal Improvements  
    Penal Code, Select  
    Privileges and Elections  
    State Asylums  
     

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