W.B. Hamilton

William Brecheen Hamilton

Full Name: William Brecheen Hamilton
Date of birth: August 23, 1873
Date of death: August 3, 1951

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 33 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Commerce / Hunt   Hunt
H 33 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Commerce / Hunt   Hunt

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House District 33
Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909
Legislatures: 30th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Commerce / Hunt
Counties in district: Hunt
House District 33
Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907
Legislatures: 29th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Commerce / Hunt
Counties in district: Hunt

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Obituary and photo, "W.B. Hamilton Rites To Be Held Saturday," 8/4/1951, p. 3. "William Brecheen Hamilton . . . was a former member of the Texas Legislature, having served from 1905 to 1909 as a representative from Hunt County." Born 8/23/1873; died Thursday, 8/3/1951. Dallas Morning News.
  • Census of 1900 - William B. Hamilton, Hunt County, age 27, born August 1873 in Texas, lawyer. FamilySearch.
  • William Brechman [sic] Hamilton, birth date 8/23/1878 in Texas [sic, 78 years of age]; death date 8/3/1951 in Duncanville, Dallas County; attorney; burial in Little Bethel Cemetery, Duncanville. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • William B. Hamilton, birth date 8/23/1874, death date 8/2/1951, burial in Little Bethel Memorial Park, Duncanville, Dallas County. Includes reprint of obituary, "W.B. Hamilton Rites To Be Held Saturday." Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, William Brecheen Hamilton, "Dallas Attorney and Cattleman Is Dead," Gainesville Daily Register and Messenger, 8/4/1951, p. 8, crediting Cooke County Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 29th Legislature (1905) - W.B. Hamilton, postoffice Commerce, nativity Texas, age 31 (born circa 1874), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


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Committee Information top

30th R.S. - 1907
New York American, Investigate (Chair) 
Municipal Corporations  
Private Corporations  
Public Lands and Land Office  
Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
Rules (Chair) 
29th R.S. - 1905
Common Carriers  
Judicial Districts  

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