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George W. McKellar George W. McKellar
Full Name: George W. McKellar
Date of birth: September 17, 1841
Date of death: June 7, 1919

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 35 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th (1)   Democrat Coldspring / San Jacinto   Polk, San Jacinto
H 35 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th (2) (3)   Democrat Coldspring / San Jacinto   Polk, San Jacinto
(1) Coldspring formerly spelled Cold Spring. Handbook of Texas Online.
(2) Home address Coldspring (San Jacinto county). Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Home post office Cold Springs. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 36th Legislature, 2nd C.S., 7/11/1919, p. 386. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Corporal, Company F, 2nd Regiment, South Carolina Infantry. Military grave marker, George W. McKellar. Find a Grave.
  • Confederate States Army, Private, Company F, 2nd South Carolina Infantry, Gen. J.B. Kershaw's Brigade, Longstreet Corps, Army of Northern Virginia. Texas State Government: a Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. George W. McKellar, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. George W. McKellar, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • George W. McKellar, birth date 9/17/1841, death date 6/7/1919, interment in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Coldspring, San Jacinto County, military grave marker. Find a Grave.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    County Government and County Finances  
    Private Land Claims  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Confederate Home, Special  
    County Government and County Finances  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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