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O.S. York Oliver Schuble York
Full Name: Oliver Schuble York, Sr.
Date of birth: October 26, 1856
Date of death: October 10, 1947

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 54 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th (1) (2)   Republican Edna / Jackson   Bee, Calhoun, Jackson, Refugio, Victoria

(1) File on Legislature - Members, Political Affiliation - "Political composition of the Legislature for selected years other than Democrat." Republican in 28th Legislature. Memo File.
(2) Republican. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Oliver Schuble York, Sr., birth date 10/26/1856 in Dayton, Alabama; death date 10/10/1947 in Galveston; retired attorney-at-law. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Oliver S. York, birth date 10/26/1858 on grave marker, death date 10/10/1947, burial in Galveston Memorial Park, Hitchcock, Galveston County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "O.S. York Sr., 90, Former Galveston Postmaster, Dies," 10/11/1947, pp. 1-2. Oliver Schuble York, Sr., birth date 10/26/1856 in Dayton, Alabama, "his parents brought him to Texas when he was 5 months old." "A republican all his life . . . In 1902 he was elected a member of the 28th Texas legislature and upon the completion of his term he resumed his law practice at Edna." Galveston Daily News.
  • 28th Legislature (1903) - O.S. York, postoffice Edna, nativity Texas [sic], age 44 (born circa 1859), lawyer, Republican. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. O.S. York, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 28th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    28th R.S. - 1903
    Beeville Experimental Station  
    Private Land Claims  
    State Affairs  
    State Asylums  

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