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George Neal George D. Neal
Full Name: George D. Neal
Date of birth: October 7, 1853
Date of death: July 13, 1916

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 15 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 13, 1903 27th (1) (2)   26th (3)   Democrat Navasota / Grimes Senate President Pro Tempore (27th)   Grimes, Leon, Madison, Montgomery, Polk, San Jacinto, Walker
S 15 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (4)   Democrat Navasota / Grimes   Grimes, Leon, Madison, Montgomery, Polk, San Jacinto, Walker
(1) 27th Legislature - Senate President Pro Tempore, elected 4/9/1901, Regular Session; and 1st C.S. Senate Journal.
(2) 27th Legislature - 1/8/1901, pp. 1-2, listed in "roll of hold-over Senators." Senate Journal.
(3) 26th Legislature - 1/10/1899, pp. 1-2, listed in "roll of Senators-elect." Senate Journal.
(4) 25th Legislature - 1/12/1897, p. 1, listed in "roll of Senators-elect." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • NEAL, GEORGE D. (1853-1916). In 1896, was elected to the Texas Senate to fill the unexpired term of W.P. McComb. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • 21st Lieutenant Governor: George D. Neal. Photo and biographical sketch. Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2016, 2016.
  • Biographical sketch. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 275-276. " . . . Elected to State Senate in 1896 to serve the unexpired term of Senator W.P. McComb, deceased, at the expiration of which he was re-elected for a full term of four years." Year book for Texas, 1901, 1902.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. George Neal, Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2006
  • Photograph. George D. Neal, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. George D. Neal, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. George D. Neal, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 27th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, north wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • Listed in Early History of Grimes County by E.L. Blair 1930, pp. 205-209, "Men who have represented Grimes County in the House of Representatives/State Senate, 1846-1931." Includes years of service, Legislatures, District, and Source of Data. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Internal Improvements  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Debt, Claims and Accounts  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Asylums  
    State Penitentiaries (Chair) 
    Towns and City Corporations  
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Enrolled Bills  
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Debts, Claims and Accounts (Chair) 
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Public Printing  
    State Penitentiaries  
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Federal Relations  
    General Land Office  
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Labor  
    Penitentiaries  
    Penitentiaries, Correction and Reformatory  
    Public Printing  
    State Affairs  
    Treasury and Comptroller's Office (Chair) 
     

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