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W.B. Plemmons William Buford Plemons
Full Name: William Buford Plemons
Other surnames: Plemmons
Date of birth: June 2, 1844
Date of death: December 4, 1901

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 102 Jan 8, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th   Democrat Amarillo / Potter   Armstrong, Bailey, Briscoe, Carson, Castro, Childress, Collingsworth, Cottle, Dallam, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Floyd, Foard, Gray, Hale, Hall, Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Hemphill, Hutchinson, King, Lamb, Lipscomb, Moore, Motley, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Sherman, Swisher, Wheeler
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • PLEMONS, WILLIAM BUFORD (1844-1901). Birth date 6/2/1844, death date 12/14/1901. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Obituary, Judge W.B. Plemons, Hereford Reporter, Friday, 12/13/1901, p. 4, crediting Deaf Smith County Library; died "on Wednesday of last week" (12/4/1901). Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Photo, "In Memorium [sic]", Judge W.B. Plemons, The Stayer (Canyon City, Texas), 12/12/1901, p. 4. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Biographical sketch, William Bluford Plemons, pp. 321-322. Death date 12/4/1901. Year Book for Texas, 1901, 1902.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Musician, Company H and Band, 16th North Carolina Infantry, enlisted 6/20/1861, paroled 4/9/1865 at Appomattox. William Benford [Buford] Plemons, death date 12/4/1901 in Potter County; widow Mrs. Mary E. Plemons, marriage date 4/20/1871 in Wood County. Pension File No. 20535, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com.
  • Confederate States Army, North Carolina, Corporal, Company H, 16th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry. Military grave marker, W.B. Plemons (1844-1901), and portrait of Judge W.B. Plemons and family, burial in Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Randall County. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary and biological sketch, Winter 2004, 5-Branches: a Newsletter of the Plemmons/Plemons/Plemens/Plemon/Plemones Family. , 2007.
  • William B. Plemmons. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.B. Plemmons, 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
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Redistricting the State into Judicial Districts, Special  
    Stock and Stock Raising  

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