A.W. Moursund

Albert W.H. Moursund

Full Name: Albert Wadel Hansen Moursund
Date of birth: May 13, 1845
Date of death: December 29, 1927

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 89 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1)   Democrat Blanco / Blanco   Blanco, Comal, Gillespie
H 66 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Blanco / Blanco   Blanco, Travis

(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
(2) "Judge Moursund is elected floater from Travis and Blanco", "Official Returns - The Tax Sales in Unorganized Counties, Etc.," [Special Telegram to the News.], 11/7/1880, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
(3) Democrat, 11/17/1880, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
(4) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • A.W. Moursund. House Journal. 17th R.S. 18th R.S.
  • 41st Legislature, R.S., 2/13/1929, p. 638. In Memory of A.W. Moursund. Relatives: A.W. Moursund - father, Anton N. Moursund - son; Anton N. Moursund - father, Travis B. Moursund - son. Resolutions - Memorial.

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Census of 1880 - A.U. Moursund, Blanco, Blanco County, lawyer, wife H.M. Moursund. FamilySearch.
  • Albert W. Moursund. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Relatives: Albert Wadel Hansen Moursund, father of Anton N. Moursund, grandfather of Albert Wadel Moursund, III, and grandfather of Travis B. Moursund. Anton N. Moursund, uncle of Albert Wadel Moursund, III. Travis B. and Albert Wadel, III, cousins. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.


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Committee Information top

18th R.S. - 1883
Comptroller's and Treasurer's Office, Examine (Chair) 
Constitutional Amendments  
Judicial Districts  
Privileges and Elections  
Public Lands and Land Office  
17th R.S. - 1881
Constitutional Amendments  
Judicial Districts  
Privileges and Elections  
Public Lands and Land Office  

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