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E.H. Carter E.H. Carter
Full Name: Edgar Hubbard Carter
Date of birth: July 27, 1875
Date of death: December 15, 1931

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 8 Jan 10, 1911 - Oct 26, 1914 33rd (1) (2) (3)   32nd (4) (5)   Democrat Center / Shelby Senate President Pro Tempore (33rd)   Gregg, Harrison, Panola, Rusk, Shelby
(1) 33rd Legislature - Senate President Pro Tempore, elected 7/21/1913, 1st C.S. Senate Journal.
(2) Carter resigned effective 10/26/1914. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) 33rd Legislature - 1/14/1913, pp. 1-4, listed in Roll Call with "holdover Senators." Senate Journal.
(4) 32nd Legislature - 1/10/1911, pp. 1-2, listed in Roll Call as "Senator-elect." Senate Journal.
(5) 33rd Legislature - 1/14/1913, p. 3. Elected on 11/8/1910, for a full period of four years (listed with "hold over senators"). Senate Journal.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Volume IV, p. 1913. Edgar Hubbard Carter, born 1875. Relatives: Thomas Smith Garrison - uncle, Edgar Hubbard Carter - nephew. Relatives: Caleb Jackson Garrison - uncle, Edgar Hubbard Carter - nephew. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
  • Other Resources
  • Edgar Hubbard Carter, birth date 7/27/1875, death date 12/15/1931, spouse Ernie L. Crawford, marriage in 1901, Center, Shelby, Texas. FamilySearch.
  • Calculated relationship based on James Freeborn Garrison, Susan Mandeville Garrison, and Edgar Hubbard Carter family group sheets. Relatives: Edgar Hubbard Carter and Gary Bonner Sanford - cousins once removed. Garrison-Logan Family History & Genealogy, 2001. Garrison-Logan Family History & Genealogy Garrison-Logan Family History & Genealogy
  • Census of 1910 - Edgar H. Carter, Center, Shelby County, Texas, age 34, born in Texas, wife Ernie L. Carter, father's and mother's birthplace - Georgia, lawyer; Census of 1930 - same information, age 53. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Fairview Cemetery C-H, Center, Shelby County, Texas; Edgar Hubbard Carter, 1875-1931. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. E.H. Carter, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. E.H. Carter, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 32nd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 33rd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Contingent Expenses  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Meningitis Outbreak, Investigate  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Debt, Claims and Accounts  
    Public Health  
    Towns and City Corporations (Chair) 
    32nd R.S. - 1911
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Prohibition Amendment Election held July 22, 1911, Investigation of  
    Public Buildings and Grounds (Chair) 
    Public Health  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Penitentiaries  

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