S.A. McMeans

Selden Allen McMeans

Full Name: Selden Allen McMeans
Date of birth: February 18, 1858
Date of death: September 17, 1920

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 29 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Palestine / Anderson   Anderson

Terms of Service top

House District 29
Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903
Legislatures: 27th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Palestine / Anderson
Counties in district: Anderson

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Biography of the McMeans family, pp. 264-273. Judge Selden Allen McMeans, born 2/18/1858 in Palestine, Texas; Palestine City Attorney and served a term in the State Legislature; died 9/17/1920 in Amarillo. A Centennial History of Anderson County Texas, 1936.
  • Biographical sketch, Selden A. McMeans, pp. 108-109. Born 2/18/1858 in Palestine. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.

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27th R.S. - 1901
Constitutional Amendments  
Internal Improvements  
Railroad Commission  
Senatorial Districts  

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