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Walter A. Ferguson Walter Anderson Ferguson
Full Name: Walter Anderson Ferguson
Date of birth: May 2, 1911
Date of death: September 2, 1999

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 8 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Overton / Rusk   Rusk
H 8 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 14, 1941 46th   Democrat Overton / Rusk   Rusk
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, "Walter Ferguson Rites Sunday in Henderson," 9/4/1999, p. 2. Born 5/29/1911 near Tatum. "He served as a member of the Texas Legislature, 1939-1941." Tyler Morning Telegraph.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Navy, World War II. Military grave marker, Walter A. Ferguson, birth date 5/2/1911, death date 9/2/1999, burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, New London, Rusk County. Find a Grave.
  • United States Navy, World War II. "Walter A. Ferguson, former representative of Rusk county, and candidate for the state senate against Wardlow Lane of Center, has enlisted in the U.S. Navy." "Walter A. Ferguson Enlists in Navy," Timpson Daily Times, 9/7/1942, p. 4, crediting the Timpson Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Other Resources
  • Walter Anderson Ferguson, death date 9/2/1999 in Smith County. FamilySearch Texas Death Index, 1964-1998.
  • Walter A. Ferguson, birth date 5/2/1911, death date 9/2/1999, residence in Rusk County, Texas. FamilySearch United States Social Security Death Index.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Walter A. Ferguson, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Walter A. Ferguson, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 46th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 47th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Banks and Banking  
    Education (Chair) 
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Public Health  
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Education  
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    State Eleemsoynary and Reformatory Institutions  
     

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