Bill Daniel

Bill Daniel

Full Name: William Partlow "Bill" Daniel
Date of birth: November 20, 1915
Date of death: June 20, 2006

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 20 Jan 13, 1953 - Jan 11, 1955 53rd   Democrat Liberty / Liberty   Chambers, Liberty
H 14 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat Liberty / Liberty   Hardin, Liberty
H 14 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Liberty / Liberty   Hardin, Liberty

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, January 2007, p. 98. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Mentioned in DAYTON, TEXAS. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Obituary, 6/20/2006, p. B6. Houston Chronicle.
  • Relatives: William Partlow Daniel - brother; Marion Price Daniel, Sr. - brother. Relatives: William Partlow Daniel - uncle; Marion Price Daniel, Jr. - nephew, "'Gov. Bill' Daniel, benefactor," 5/20/2006, p. B6. Houston Chronicle.
  • Letter from Governor Bill Daniel to Governor Rick Perry concerning confederate memorial plaques, 1/9/2001. State Bar of Texas, Governor Bill and Vara Daniel Center for Legal History.
  • "The 'Texas Tornado' Gov. Bill Daniel's Grit and Benevolence on Guam," June 2001. Texas Bar Journal.


  • Photograph. Bill Daniel, 53rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Bill Daniel, 52nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Bill Daniel, 51st Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

53rd R.S. - 1953
Banks and Banking  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Livestock and Stock Raising (Chair) 
Public Lands and Buildings  
52nd R.S. - 1951
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Game and Fisheries  
Judicial Districts  
Judiciary (Vice Chair) 
51st R.S. - 1949
Election Laws Study, Special  
Game and Fisheries  
Judicial Districts  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Lands and Buildings (Vice Chair) 
State Parks System in Regard to Equal Facilities for Whites and Negroes, Special  

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