William Rowland Newton
Full Name: William Rowland Newton, Sr.
Date of birth: September 1, 1874
Date of death: May 21, 1938
Terms of Service top
||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 12, 1937 - May 21, 1938
Cameron / Milam
Falls, Limestone, McLennan, Milam
Ross Hardin, in special election 7/23/1938, succeeded to unexpired term of William Newton, Sr., died 5/21/1938.
Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004
45th Legislature - Oath of Office Administered to Senators-Elect, 1/12/1937, p. 2.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
- 46th Legislature, R.S., HCR 20, 1/23/1939, p. 250. Relatives: W.R. Newton, Sr. - father, George Mayo Newton - son; as of 1939, only combination of son and father in each branch of the Legislature at the same time, from the same district, in the history of the Legislature.
Resolutions - Memorial.
- William Rowland Newton, birth date 9/1/1874 in Boone County, Arkansas, death date 5/21/1938 in Cameron, Milam County, Texas, physician, surgeon.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- Occupational and biographical information - 45th Legislature, Chapter 1, "The Big Job," pp. 1-17.
The Legislature and the Texas People, 1937.
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
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