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W.T. Bartholomew William T. Bartholomew
Full Name: William T. Bartholomew
Date of birth: 1878
Date of death: November 17, 1914

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 65 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Franklin / Robertson   Robertson
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, "W.T. Bartholomew Dead: Alumnus and Prominent Lawyer Succumbs at His Home in Fort Worth," 11/19/1914, p. 1. "Mr. Bartholomew was only 36 years of age. He received his law degree from the University in 1901, and two years later was elected to the State Legislature." Death date "last Tuesday morning." Daily Texan.
  • Obituary and photo, W.T. Bartholomew, "Bar to Attend the Funeral of Bartholomew: Former San Angelo Attorney Dies at Home in Fort Worth," 11/17/1914, p. 3. Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
  • Obituary, W.T. Bartholomew, "Law Partner of B.B. Stone Dead," and "W.T. Bartholomew Funeral," The Banner-Ledger (Ballinger, Texas), 11/27/1914, p. 6, crediting Carnegie Library of Ballinger. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1880 - William T. Bartholmew, Bald Prairie, Robertson County, age 1, born circa 1879 in Texas, son of Thomas P. and Louisa Bartholmew.
    Census of 1910 - Wm. T. Bartholemew, San Angelo, Tom Green County, age 31, born circa 1879 in Texas, lawyer, spouse Roberta, daughter Helen. FamilySearch. 1880 1910
  • Wm. T. Bartholomew, born 1878, death date 11/17/1914 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, attorney. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • W.T. Bartholomew (1878-1914) in Fort Worth, includes reprint of obituary in Fort Worth Star-Telegram 11/17/1914, burial in Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Fort Worth. Find a Grave.
  • "Marriages: Legislator to Wed," 1/6/1905, p. 2. "W.T. Bartholomew, Robertson County's Representative in the next Legislature, left last evening for Texarkana, where he goes to be married to Miss Roberta Beagle." Galveston Daily News.
  • 29th Legislature (1905) - W.T. Bartholomew, postoffice Franklin, nativity Texas, age 26 (born circa 1879), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.T. Bartholomew, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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