W.A. Tarver

William Allen Tarver

Full Name: William Allen Tarver
Date of birth: May 30, 1883
Date of death: May 15, 1940

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 58 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd (1)   Democrat Corsicana / Navarro   Freestone, Navarro
H 40 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Corsicana / Navarro   Navarro
H 40 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (2)   Democrat Corsicana / Navarro   Navarro

(1) Mentioned in "Candidates for Speakership," 10/11/1912. Wichita Daily Times.
(2) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, August 1940, p. 397. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Portraits and biographical sketches, "Our Friends in the Legislature," Volume V, No. 1, May 1909, pp. 14-17. Texas State Journal of Medicine, 1905.


  • Photograph. W.A. Tarver, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. W.A. Tarver, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. W.A. Tarver, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

33rd R.S. - 1913
Congressional Districts  
Judicial Districts  
Municipal Corporations  
Reforms in Civil Procedure  
Supreme Judicial Districts  
32nd R.S. - 1911
Civil and Criminal Procedure  
Federal Relations  
Mines and Mining  
Municipal Corporations  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
Representative Districts  
31st 1st C.S. - 1909
Banks and Banking  
Contingent Expenses  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Mines and Mining (Chair) 
Municipal Corporations  
Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
31st R.S. - 1909
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Municipal Corporations  

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