Presidents of the Texas Medical Association

Note: In 1939, the presidents were renumbered; there is no explanation for this in the Transactions of the House of Delegates. 

 

No. 

Name of President 

Term of Office 

Place of Practice 

 

Joseph Taylor

January 1853

Marshall

 

George Cupples (Founding)

November 1853

San Antonio

1

Thomas J. Heard

1868-1869

Galveston

2

Richard Harrison Jones

1870-1871

Brenham (Wills Point)

3

David R. Wallace

1871-1872

Waco

4

R. T. Flewellen

1872-1873

Houston

5

David Finney Stuart

1873-1874

Houston

6

Albert Gallatin Clopton

1874-1875

Jefferson

7

Henry Wyer Brown

1875-1876

Waco

8

Robert H. Harrison

1876-1877

Columbus

9

W. D. Kelley

1877-1878

Galveston

10

George Cupples

1878-1879

San Antonio

11

John H. Pope

1879-1880

Marshall

12

Andrew Robert Kilpatrick

1880-1881

Navasota

13

Ashbel Smith

1881-1882

Cedar Bayou

14

Silas F. Starley

1882-1883

Tyler

15

Alexander Porter Brown

1883-1884

Jefferson

16

Henry Clay Ghent

1884-1885

Belton

17

E. P. Becton

1885-1886

Sulphur Springs

18

T. H. Nott

1886-1887

Goliad

19

Sam R. Burroughs

1887-1888

Buffalo

20

John Fannin Young Paine

1888-1889

Galveston

21

Richard M. Swearingen

1889-1890

Austin

22

William Paxton Burts

1890-1891

Fort Worth

23

William Henderson Wilkes

1891-1892

Waco

24

James D. Osborn

1892-1893

Cleburne

25

John Henry Sears

1893-1894

Waco

26

James Wharton McLaughlin

1894-1895

Austin

27

P. C. Coleman

1895-1896

Colorado

28

James Campbell Loggins

1896-1897

Ennis

29

Bacon Saunders

1897-1898

Fort Worth

30

J. T. Wilson

1898-1899

Sherman

31

Asa B. Gardner

1899-1900

Bellville

32

Berthold Ernest Hadra

1900-1901

Waco

33

Taylor Hudson

1901-1902

Belton

34

Samuel Clark Red

1902-1903

Houston

35

Frank Paschal

1903-1904

San Antonio

36

F. E. Daniel

1904-1905

Austin

37

J. E. Gilcreest

1905-1906

Gainesville

38

Garland Ben Foscue

1906-1907

Waco

39

Charles E. Cantrell

1907-1908

Greenville

40

Hatch Whitfield Cummings Sr.

1908-1909

Hearne

41

Witten Booth Russ

1909-1910

San Antonio

42

John T. Moore

1910-1911

Houston/Galveston

43

David R. Fly

1911, died in office

Fort Worth

44

J. H. McCracken

1911-1912

Mineral Wells

45

John Shade Turner

1912-1913

Dallas/Fort Worth

46

Marvin Lee Graves

1913-1914

Waco/San Antonio

47

Franklin Douglas Boyd

1914-1915

Fort Worth

48

George H. Moody

1915-1916

San Antonio

49

J. M. Inge

1916-1917

Denton

50

Edward Henry Cary

1917-1918

Dallas

51

S. P. Rice

1918-1919

Marlin

52

Robert W. Knox

1919-1920

Houston

53

Ira Carleton Chase

1920-1921

Fort Worth

54

Thomas Joseph Bennett

1921-1922

Austin

55

Joe Becton

1922-1923

Greenville

56

Arthur Carroll Scott

1923-1924

Temple

57

Murff Franklin Bledsoe

1924-1925

Port Arthur

58

C. M. Rosser

1925-1926

Dallas

59

William Keiller

1926-1927

Galveston

60

Joseph Gilbert

1927-1928

Austin

61

Felix P. Miller

1928-1929

El Paso

62

Joe E. Dildy

1929, died in office

Brownwood

63

Don Juan Jenkins

1929-1930

Daingerfield

64

John W. Burns

1930-1931

Cuero

65

John O. McReynolds

1931-1932

Dallas

66

John H. Foster

1932-1933

Houston

67

Alonzo Alverly Ross

1933-1934

Lockhart

68

Samuel Evans Thompson

1934-1935

Kerrville

69

John Hill Burleson

1935-1936

San Antonio

70

Howard Rush Dudgeon Sr.

1936-1937

Waco

71

Calvin Richards Hannah

1937-1938

Dallas

72

Ernst William Bertner

1938-1939

Houston

75  

Leopold Hiram Reeves

1939-1940

Fort Worth

76

Preston Hunt

1940-1941

Texarkana

77

Neil Dugald Buie

1941-1942

Marlin

78

Judson Ludwell Taylor

1942-1943

Houston

79

Charles Scott Venable

1943-1944

San Antonio

80

Herschel Frank Connally Sr.

1944-1945,
1945-1946

Waco

81

Claude Carr Cody Jr.

1946-1947

Houston

82

Britton Elbridge Pickett Sr.

1947-1948

Carrizo Springs

83

Tate Miller

1948-1949

Dallas

84

George Valter Brindley

1949-1950

Temple

85

William Mooney Gambrell

1950-1951

Austin

86

Allen T. Stewart

1951-1952

Lubbock

87

Truman Connor Terrell

1952-1953

Fort Worth

88

George Turner

1953-1954

El Paso

89

F. J. L. Blasingame

1954-1955

Wharton

90

Joel Layton Cochran

1955-1956

San Antonio

91

Milford Owen Rouse

1956-1957

Dallas

92

Charles Denton Kerr

1957-1958

Houston

93

Howard O. Smith

1958-1959

Marlin

94

Franklin William Yeager

1959-1960

Corpus Christi

95

May Owen

1960-1961

Fort Worth

96

Harvey Renger

1961-1962

Hallettsville

97

George Waldron

1962-1963

Houston

98

Robert Mayo Tenery

1963-1964

Waxahachie

99

Max E. Johnson

1964-1965

San Antonio

100

David Wade

1965-1966

Austin

101

James D. Murphy

1966-1967

Fort Worth

102

Howard Rush Dudgeon Jr.

1967-1968

Waco

103

George Valter Brindley Jr.

1968-1969

Temple

104

Charles Max Cole

1969-1970

Dallas

105

Walter Walthall

1970-1971

San Antonio

106

James H. Sammons

1971-1972

Baytown

107

S. Braswell Locker

1972-1973

Brownwood

108

Charles Ballard Dryden

1973-1974

Wichita Falls

109

Ed W. Schmidt

1974-1975

Pecos

110

Nym Lou Barker Jr.

1975-1976

Paris

111

Leone Sanders Thompson Jr.

1976-1977

Dallas

112

John Marvin Smith Jr.

1977-1978

San Antonio

113

Mylie Eugene Durham Jr.

1978-1979

Houston

114

Mario Efrain Ramirez

1979-1980

Rio Grande City

115

Durwood Earnest Neal

1980-1981

Fort Worth

116

William Ferdinand Ross

1981-1982

Dallas

117

Ruth Marie Bain

1982-1983

Austin

118

Milton Victor Davis

1983-1984

Dallas

119

George Gambrell Alexander

1984-1985

Houston

120

D. Clifford Burross

1985-1986

Wichita Falls

121

Jim Bob Brame

1986-1987

Eldorado

122

David Vanderpool

1987-1988

Dallas

123

Valington Fontain Borum

1988-1989

Fort Worth

124

Max Camille Butler

1989-1990

Houston

125

Wm. Gordon McGee

1990-1991

El Paso

126

Sam A. Nixon

1991-1992

Houston

127

William G. Gamel

1992-1993

Austin

128

Robert Mayo Tenery Jr.

1993-1994

Dallas

129

Betty Pearce Stephenson

1994-1995

Houston

130

Mark J. Kubala

1995-1996

Beaumont

131

Hugh Lamensdorf

1996-1997

Fort Worth

132

Phil Hunter Berry Jr.

1997-1998

Dallas

133

John Prentice Howe III

1998-1999

San Antonio

134

Alan Carl Baum

1999-2000

Houston

135

J. James Rohack

2000-2001

Temple

136 Tom B. Hancher

2001-2002

Columbus
137 Frederick L. Merian

2002-2003

Victoria
138 Charles W. Bailey Jr.

2003-2004

Houston
139 Bohn D. Allen

2004-2005

Arlington
140 Robert T. Gunby Jr.

2005-2006

Dallas
141 Ladon V. Homer

2006-2007

Fort Worth

142

William W. Hinchey, MD

2007-2008

San Antonio

143

Josie R. Williams, MD

2008-2009

Bryan
144

William Fleming III, MD

2009-2010

Houston

145

Susan Rudd Bailey, MD

2010-2011

Fort Worth

146 C. Bruce Malone, MD

2011-2012

Austin
147 Michael E. Speer, MD

2012-2013

Houston
148 Stephen L. Brotherton, MD 2013-2014 Forth Worth

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