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Dan Dove Daniel Spencer Dove
Full Name: Daniel Spencer "Dan" Dove
Date of birth: April 12, 1902
Date of death: August 10, 1985

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 61 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Mexia / Limestone   Limestone
H 61 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Groesbeck / Limestone   Limestone
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Genealogy of Dan Dove (Daniel Spencer Dove), courtesy of Joe D. Bardin, 11/24/2020. Relatives: Daniel Campbell Dove, Jr., uncle; Daniel Spencer Dove, nephew. Donated Material.
  • Obituary and photo, "Burial Rites Monday in Kirk Cemetery for Dan Dove, Former County Judge," Groesbeck Journal, 8/15/1985, p. 8, section A. Obituary courtesy of Joe D. Bardin. Donated Material.
  • Postcard from Miss Mozelle Seale, niece of Representative Dan Dove, to Miss Gwen Bardin, Goose Creek, Texas, 4/7/1941, relating to Helen Keller's visit to the Texas Legislature, including transcription. Photos and postcard courtesy of Joe D. Bardin. Donated Material.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1940 - Dan Dove, Justice Precinct 3, Limestone County, age 38, spouse Laura. FamilySearch.
  • Dan Spencer Dove, death date 8/10/1985. FamilySearch Texas Death Index, 1964-1998.
  • Dan Spencer Dove, birth date 4/12/1902, death date 8/10/1985 on grave marker photo, interment with Laura Posey Dove, Kirk Cemetery, Kirk, Limestone County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Gwendolyn R. Bardin. Photo courtesy of Joe D. Bardin, Donated Material
  • Photograph. Representative Dove and an aide on the House floor, date unknown. Photo courtesy of Joe D. Bardin, Donated Material
  • Photograph. Dan Dove, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Dan Dove, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 47th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 48th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    48th R.S. - 1943
    Agriculture  
    Common Carriers  
    Counties (Chair) 
    Judicial Redistricting  
    Livestock and Stock Raising  
    State Affairs  
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Common Carriers  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Counties  
    Judicial Districts  
    Live Stock and Stock Raising  
     

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