F.H. Burmeister

Frank Herman Frederic Burmeister

Full Name: Frank Herman Frederic Burmeister
Date of birth: December 19, 1856
Date of death: April 23, 1932

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 76 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Christine / Atascosa   Atascosa, Frio, La Salle, Live Oak, McMullen
H 80 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Christine / Atascosa   Atascosa, Frio, La Salle, McMullen
H 80 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)   Democrat Tilden / McMullen   Atascosa, Frio, La Salle, McMullen
H 80 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Christine / Atascosa   Atascosa, Frio, La Salle, McMullen
H 91 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Tilden / McMullen   Dimmit, Frio, La Salle, McMullen, Medina, Uvalde, Zavala

(1) Pleasanton. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Christine. House Journal.
(3) Tilden, McMullen County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) McMullen County. Texas House of Representatives: A Pictorial Roster 1846-1992, 1992.
(5) Christine. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Frank Herman Frederic Burmeister, birth date 12/19/1856 in Germany, death date 4/23/1932 in Poteet, Atascosa. Buried in Cross, McMullen. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • "F.H. Burmeister, the 'Flying Dutchman from McMullen County' . . . ," 8/23/1922, p. 17. San Antonio Express.
  • "Judge Burmeister Buried," 4/29/1932, p. 5. "Judge Burmeister had been a citizen of McMullen County for more than fifty years." San Antonio Express.
  • "Texas Trails," 6/5/1930, p. 4, " . . . consider the case of the Hon. Frank Burmeister of McMullen county." San Antonio Light.
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
  • Census of 1900 - Justice Precinct 1, McMullen County. Census of 1910, 1920, and 1930 - Justice Precinct 2, McMullen County. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 1930


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Committee Information top

38th R.S. - 1923
Constitutional Amendments  
Judiciary (Vice Chair) 
Live Stock and Stock Raising  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
37th R.S. - 1921
Constitutional Amendments  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Public Lands and Buildings  
Senatorial Districts  
Stock and Stock Raising  
34th R.S. - 1915
Constitutional Amendments  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Examination of Comptroller's Accounts for Governor's Mansion  
Internal Improvements  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Buildings and Grounds (Vice Chair) 
Reforms in Civil Procedure  
33rd R.S. - 1913
Constitutional Amendments  
Federal Relations  
Liquor Traffic  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Public Debt (Chair) 
Public Lands and Land Office  
Reforms in Criminal Procedure  
24th R.S. - 1895
Counties and County Boundaries  
Judiciary No. 2  
Public Lands and Land Office  

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