August Christian Hartman

Full Name: August Christian Hartman
Other surnames: Hartmann
Date of birth: June 23, 1882
Date of death: August 31, 1956

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 81 Jan 9, 1917 - Aug 31, 1917 35th (1) (2)   Democrat Cuero / DeWitt   DeWitt, Karnes
H 81 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Cuero / DeWitt   DeWitt, Karnes

(1) Communication from the Acting Governor relating to resignation of Hon. A.C. Hartman, Representative of the 81st district, accepted by the Acting Governor William P. Hobby on 8/31/1917, p. 8. House Journal.
(2) Sam C. Lackey, in special election 2/15/1918, sworn 2/26/1918, succeeded A.C. Hartman, resigned effective 8/31/1917. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, August Christian Hartman, "Funeral Held Saturday for A.C. Hartman: Prominent Attorney Dies Friday Afternoon," Cuero Record, 9/2/1956, p. 1, crediting Cuero Public Library. "Mr. Hartman had served as State Representative and also as District Attorney . . . " Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Other Resources

  • August Christian Hartman, birth date 6/23/1882 in Arneckeville, Texas, death date 8/31/1956 in Cuero, DeWitt County, Texas, attorney-at-law. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • 35th Legislature (1917) - A.C. Hartman, postoffice Cuero, age 34 (born circa 1883), 34 years in Texas, lawyer, member of former legislatures: 34th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.


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Committee Information top

35th R.S. - 1917
Military Affairs  
Private Corporations  
Public Health  
Senatorial Districts  
34th R.S. - 1915
Municipal Corporations  
Public Health  
Public Printing  
Revenue and Taxation  

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