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W.E. Gilliland William Ely Gilliland
Full Name: William Ely Gilliland
Date of birth: November 28, 1848
Date of death: January 14, 1929

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 107 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Baird / Callahan   Callahan, Jones, Shackelford, Taylor
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 41st Legislature, R.S., 1/14/1929, p. 110. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Photo and obituary, "W.E. Gilliland, Native Texan, Dies at Brady: Former Legislator Owned Newspaper; Active in Masonry," 1/15/1929, p. 2. Born 11/28/1848 in Washington County, member of the 24th Legislature. Fort Worth Record-Telegram.
  • Other Resources
  • William Ely Gilliland, birth date 11/28/1848 in Washington County, death date 1/14/1929 in Baird, Callahan County, newspaper man, publisher of The Baird Star. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • W.E. Gilliland (1848-1929), burial in Ross Cemetery, Baird, Callahan County; photo of W.E. Gilliland, editor and founder of The Baird Star. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.E. Gilliland, 24th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 24th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 24th session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    24th R.S. - 1895
    County Government and County Finances  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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