W.C. O'Bryan

William Carey O'Bryan

Full Name: William Carey O'Bryan
Date of birth: June 23, 1856
Date of death: May 17, 1929

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 69 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1)   Democrat McGregor / McLennan   Falls, Limestone, McLennan
H 69 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat McGregor / McLennan   Falls, Limestone, McLennan
H 69 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat McGregor / McLennan   Falls, Limestone, McLennan

(1) 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

Resolutions and Journal entries

Other Resources

  • William Carey O'Bryan, birth date 6/23/1856, death date 5/17/1929 burial in McGregor Cemetery, McLennan County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Col. W.C. O'Bryan Dies in Arkansas," 5/18/1929, p. 16. O'Bryan was "flotorial representative of the old Sixty-ninth district, composed of McLennan, Falls and Limestone counties . . . He acquired the title of 'Colonel' as a member of the staff of Governor Lanham." Waco Tribune-Herald.


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Committee Information top

31st 1st C.S. - 1909
Common Carriers  
Municipal Corporations  
31st R.S. - 1909
Appropriations Subcommittee on the State Orphan Home and State Reformatory (Chair) 
Common Carriers  
Contingent Expenses (Chair) 
Municipal Corporations  
30th R.S. - 1907
Banks and Banking  
Contingent Expenses  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Grounds and Buildings  
29th R.S. - 1905
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Public Grounds and Buildings  
Public Printing  
State Penitentiaries  

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