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John G. Willacy John G. Willacy
Full Name: John G. Willacy
Date of birth: November 10, 1859
Date of death: September 19, 1943

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 23 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 1, 1915 33rd   32nd (1)   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces Dean of the Senate. (33rd)   Cameron, Dimmit, Duval, Hidalgo, La Salle, McMullen, Nueces, San Patricio, Starr, Webb, Zapata
S 23 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 10, 1911 31st   30th   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Cameron, Dimmit, Duval, Hidalgo, La Salle, McMullen, Nueces, San Patricio, Starr, Webb, Zapata
S 23 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 8, 1907 29th (2) (3) (4) (5)   28th (6) (7) (8) (9)   Democrat Portland / San Patricio Senate President Pro Tempore (29th)
Senate President Pro Tempore (28th)  
Cameron, Dimmit, Duval, Hidalgo, La Salle, McMullen, Nueces, San Patricio, Starr, Webb, Zapata
H 87 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th (10) (11)   Democrat Portland / San Patricio   Aransas, Duval, Nueces, San Patricio
H 87 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (12)   Democrat Portland / San Patricio   Aransas, Duval, Nueces, San Patricio
(1) 33rd Legislature - 1/14/1913, p. 3. Elected on 11/8/1910, for a full period of four years (listed with "hold over senators"). Senate Journal.
(2) 29th Legislature - Senate President Pro Tempore, Ad Interim (after Regular Session), 1st C.S., and Ad Interim (after 1st C.S.). Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(3) 29th Legislature - 1/10/1905, pp. 1-2, listed in "roll of the hold over Senators." Senate Journal.
(4) 29th Regular, 1st and 2nd Called Sessions - John G. Willacy, of San Patricio County. Senate Journal.
(5) John G. Willacy, Portland, San Patricio County. Texas Legislative Manual.
(6) 28th Legislature - Senate President Pro Tempore, Regular Session (Asbury Bascom Davidson and John G. Willacy). Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(7) 28th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/28/1903, pp. 107-108. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal.
(8) 28th Legislature, Regular Session - John Willacy of San Patricio County; 28th Legislature, 1st Called Session - John Willacy of Nueces County. Senate Journal.
(9) John Willacy, Portland, San Patricio County. Texas Legislative Manual.
(10) District No. 87, Hon. John Willacy, Portland, Texas; no county listed. House Journal.
(11) John Willacy, Portland, Texas; no county listed. Texas Legislative Manual.
(12) Roll of counties, p. 1, lists Nueces County - John Willacy; no city listed. House Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Photographs
  • Photograph. John G. Willacy, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John G. Willacy, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John G. Willacy, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John G. Willacy, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John G. Willacy, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John G. Willacy, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John G. Willacy, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John G. Willacy, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 28th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 29th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 30th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 31st session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 32nd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 33rd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • WILLACY, JOHN G. (ca. 1859-1943) Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Committee Informationtop
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Finance (Chair) 
    Meningitis Outbreak, Investigate  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Penitentiary System, Special  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Health  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Penitentiaries  
    32nd R.S. - 1911
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Congressional Districts  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Federal Relations  
    Finance (Chair) 
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Public Health  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Reagan Papers, Investigate  
    Rules  
    State Penitentiaries  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    31st R.S. - 1909
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Educational Affairs  
    Finance (Chair) 
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Judicial Districts  
    Military Affairs  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Public Debt, Claims and Accounts  
    Public Health  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Rules  
    Senate Journal Printing Costs  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    Tobin's Book Store Account  
    Towns and City Corporations  
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Capitol Heating System, Investigate  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    David Crockett Painting  
    Federal Relations  
    Finance (Chair) 
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Debts, Claims and Accounts  
    Public Health  
    Public Land and Land Office  
    Rules  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    Towns and City Corporations  
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Federal Relations  
    Finance (Chair) 
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Internal Improvements  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Pan American College of Commerce (Vice Chair) 
    Pan-American Trade Relations and Projected Trades College, Special  
    Public Land and Land Office  
    State Asylums  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    28th R.S. - 1903
    Contingent Expenses (Chair) 
    Educational Affairs  
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Public Debts, Claims and Accounts  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    Treasurer's and Comptroller's Departments  
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements (Chair) 
    Irrigation  
    Judicial Districts  
    Senatorial Districts  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Agricultural Affairs (Chair) 
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
     

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