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H. Grady Perry Henry Grady Perry
Full Name: Henry Grady Perry
Date of birth: December 9, 1894
Date of death: June 4, 1974

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 105 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat Stephenville / Erath   Erath, Hood
H 105 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Stephenville / Erath   Erath, Hood
H 96 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Dublin / Erath   Erath
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 65th Legislature, R.S., HCR 16. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Relatives: H. Grady Perry and Coke Stevenson - Brothers-in-law. Oral history interviews available in Oral History Collection, University of North Texas.
  • Oral History Collection, University of North Texas
    Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, Second Lieutenant, Field Artillery, World War I. Henry Grady Perry, birth date 12/9/1894 in Dublin, Texas. FamilySearch Texas, World War I Records, 1917-1920 (Texas Military Forces Museum, Austin).
  • United States Army, World War I; Texas National Guard. "He was an honorary Texas colonel and admiral and was an artillery officer during World War I; he had also commanded a cavalry troop in the Texas National Guard." 65th Legislature, R.S., HCR 16. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • Henry Grady Perry, birth date 12/9/1894, death date 6/4/1974. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Obituary, Wilbur Wright Perry. Birth date 1/2/1924; death date 12/2/2011. "Following the war, in the early 1950s, he became the first son, at that time, elected to fill his father's seat in the Texas House of Representatives." Relatives: H. Grady Perry - father; Wilbur Wright Perry - son. Guardian Funeral Home Cremation Services, 2013.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. H. Grady Perry,37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H. Grady Perry,51st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H. Grady Perry,52nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 37th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 51st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 52nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    52nd R.S. - 1951
    Motor Traffic  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Representation Before the Legislature  
    State Affairs  
    State Hospitals and Special Schools (Chair) 
    51st R.S. - 1949
    Appropriations  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Penitentiaries  
    Rules  
    37th R.S. - 1921
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Education  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
     

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