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William Randall Gause
Full Name: William Randall Gause
Date of birth: May 30, 1831
Date of death: November 26, 1882

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 53 Jan 14, 1879 - Jan 11, 1881 16th (1)   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Tarrant

(1) Democrat, 1/14/1879, p. 1. Galveston Daily News.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch of Colonel W.R. Gause included in son George L. Gause's sketch, pp. 601-603. Born 1826 in Pennsylvania, member of 16th Texas Legislature, died 1882 in Dallas. History of Texas, Together with a Biographical History of Tarrant and Parker Counties, 1895.
  • Biographical sketch, William Randall Gause, p. 266. Texas Legislative Manual, 1879-80, 1879.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Col. 3rd Volunteers Infantry of Mo. William Randall Gause, birth date 5/30/1831 in Chester County, Pennsylvania, death date 11/26/1882 in Fort Worth, Texas, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County. Find a Grave.
  • Confederate States Army, Colonel, 3rd Missouri Infantry. Commanded the 3rd Infantry Regiment during the Battle of Vicksburg. Vicksburg National Military Park. Monument, 3rd Missouri Infantry. National Park Service.
  • William Randall Gause, birth date 5/30/1831, death date 11/26/1882. Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, 2002.
  • Committee Informationtop
    16th R.S. - 1879
    Assessment and Collection of Taxes  
    Judicial Districts, Select  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Military Affairs (Chair) 
    New Judiciary Article to the Constitution  
    Revised Civil Code, Select  
    Room for Court of Appeals  
    Sale of the Public Domain of the State, Select  
    Towns and City Corporations  

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