Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

LRL Home - Legislators and Leaders - Texas Legislators: Past & Present - Member profile

W.M. Morgan Wilburn Miles Morgan
Full Name: Wilburn Miles Morgan
Date of birth: April 19, 1871
Date of death: January 5, 1934

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 85 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th (1) (2)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar

(1) District 85 is composed of Bexar County, Acts 1911, 32nd Legislature, 1st C.S., ch. 10, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(2) Incorrectly states member's district is 185. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, photo, candidate platform, W.M. Morgan. "Morgan Favors Equal Suffrage: Candidate for Legislature Has Progressive Ideas, Much Initiative; W.M. Morgan: Candidate for Legislature, Place 3," 7/10/1920, p. 7. San Antonio Evening News.
  • Other Resources
  • Death notice, W.M. Morgan, member of the 37th Legislature, 1/16/1934, p. 5. " . . . W.M. Morgan, who died last week. Morgan, one of the 'business men' representatives sent to the legislature, was formerly head of the Retail Merchants Association of San Antonio." Big Spring Daily Herald.
  • Wilburn Miles Morgan, birth date 4/19/1871 in Fort Payne, Alabama; death date 1/5/1934 in San Antonio; member of Devine Motor Co. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Obituary, Wilburn Miles Morgan, "Death Takes W.M. Morgan," 1/5/1934, p. 11-A. San Antonio Light.
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - W.M. Morgan, postoffice San Antonio, nativity Alabama, age 49 (born circa 1872), 30 years in Texas, auto dealer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.M. Morgan, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 37th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    37th R.S. - 1921
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

    This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

    Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.

    Many photos in Texas Legislators: Past and Present are used with permission of the Texas State Preservation Board. For permission to reproduce these photos, please contact the Texas State Preservation Board graphics coordinator at 512-475-3060.