H.J. Neinast

Henry Julius Neinast

Full Name: Henry Julius Neinast
Date of birth: February 5, 1868
Date of death: January 27, 1949

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 69 Jan 11, 1921 - Feb 10, 1921 37th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)   American Party of the United States Burton / Washington   Washington

(1) "Ferguson Was Chief Speaker for Americans," 8/15/1919, p. 4. Brownwood Bulletin.
(2) "'American Party of U.S.' Launched at Ft. Worth by Ferguson Conference," 8/15/1919, p. 2, Galveston Daily News.
(3) Sam D.W. Low, sworn 7/18/1921, succeeded Henry J. Neinast, expelled 2/10/1921. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) "American Party Dissolves," 2/9/1922, p. 3. San Saba News.
(5) American Party. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Census of 1880 - Henry Neinast, Washington County, son of Emil Neinast, born circa 1868 in Texas. FamilySearch.
  • Henry J. Neinast, birth date 2/5/1868 in Washington County, death date 1/27/1949 in Burton, Washington County, stockman, cattle. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Henry J. Neinast, birth date 2/5/1868, death date 1/27/1949, burial in Saint Pauls Lutheran Church Cemetery, Rehburg, Washington County. Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned in biographical sketch of his father, Emil J. Neinast, Volume IV, pp. 1659-1661. A History of Texas and Texans, 1916.
  • Neinast expelled by a vote of 114 to 13 for obstructing the draft during the war, p. 17. Hood, Bonnet, and Little Brown Jug: Texas Politics, 1921-1928, 1984.
  • Articles relating to oath of office, investigation of charges of disloyalty, disqualification, and expulsion of Representative H.J. Neinast in the Portal to Texas History, University of North Texas Libraries (list). Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).


  • Photograph. H.J. Neinast, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

37th R.S. - 1921
Conservation and Reclamation  
Constitutional Amendments  
Public Lands and Buildings  
Senatorial Districts  

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