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Arthur Tompkins Arthur Tompkins
Full Name: Arthur C. Tompkins
Date of birth: November 19, 1855
Date of death: May 6, 1904

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 41 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Republican Hempstead / Waller   Fort Bend, Waller
H 41 Feb 15, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th (1)   Republican Hempstead / Waller   Fort Bend, Waller
H 37 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th   Republican Hempstead / Waller   Fort Bend, Waller, Wharton
(1) Tompkins, sworn 2/15/1895, unseated William Joseph in election contest the same day. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
  • Photograph. Arthur Tompkins, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Arthur Tompkins, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 24th 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Internal Improvements  
    Privileges and Elections  
    State Affairs  
    24th R.S. - 1895
    Claims and Accounts  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Mining and Minerals  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    17th R.S. - 1881
    Federal Relations  
    Judiciary No. 2  

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