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Waller T. Burns Waller T. Burns
Full Name: Waller T. Burns
Date of birth: January 14, 1858
Date of death: November 17, 1917

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 16 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (2)   25th (1) (3)   Republican Houston / Harris   Austin, Fort Bend, Harris, Waller
(1) 25th Legislature - 1/12/1897, p. 1, listed in "roll of Senators-elect." Senate Journal .
(2) 26th Legislature - 1/10/1899, p. 1, listed in "roll of hold-over Senators." Senate Journal .
(3) 25th Legislature, 1897 and 26th Legislature, 1899 - list Waller T. Burns as Republican. Texas Legislative Manual .
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketches of members of the 25th Legislature, Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment 1897.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Waller T. Burns, Texas Jurists Collection
  • Photograph. Waller T. Burns, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Waller T. Burns, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • BURNS, WALLER T. (1858-1917) Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Portrait, Texas Jurists, 1836 - 1936 1936.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Federal Relations  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Military Affairs  
    Towns and City Corporations  
    Treasurer's and Comptroller's Departments (Chair) 
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Claims and Accounts  
    Commerce and Manufacturing  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Frontier Protection  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Labor  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    State Asylums  
    State Lunatic Asylum, Texas Deaf and Dumb Asylum, Institute for the Blind, and Institute for Deaf, Dumb and Blind Colored Youths, Special  
    Towns and City Corporations  
     

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