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W.O. Hutchison William Oscar Hutchison
Full Name: William Oscar Hutchison
Other surnames: Hutchinson
Date of birth: October 10, 1834
Date of death: February 14, 1900

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 21 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd (1) (2)   Populist San Marcos / Hays   Blanco, Caldwell, Comal, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Hays

(1) 23rd Legislature - All 31 Senators are listed in Roll Call on First Day, 1/10/1893, p. 1; resolution by Sen. Cranford that the Senators shall now be divided by lot into two classes, 1/11/1893, p. 5; drew term of 2 years. Senate Journal. January 10, 1893 January 11, 1893
(2) Populist. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • Listed as Hutchinson in some early portions and committee appointments of 23rd Legislature, Regular Session. Senate Journal.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • HUTCHISON, WILLIAM OSCAR (1834-1900). "For a time the only Populist member of that body [Texas Senate] . . . " Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, Major W.O. Hutchison, Populist. Memorial and Genealogical Record of Texas: Containing Biographical Histories and Genealogical Records of Many Leading Men and Prominent Families, 1894.
  • Biographical sketch, RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, p. 480. Types of Successful Men of Texas, 1890.
  • Other Resources
  • Biographical information on William Oscar Hutchison (1834-1900) and signatures on deed and demand documents. Historic San Marcos, Texas.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.O. Hutchison, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 23rd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Mining and Irrigation  
    Privileges and Elections (Chair) 
    Public Lands  
    Roads and Bridges  
    State Asylums  

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