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Virgil Goodman Virgil Edgar Goodman
Full Name: Virgil Edgar Goodman
Date of birth: July 18, 1897
Date of death: January 23, 1990

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 102-F Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Denton, Tarrant
H 102-F Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Denton, Tarrant
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 64th Legislature, R.S., HSR 144. Age 77 in 1975 (born circa 1898). Mayor of Haltom City 1953-1955. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Navy, World War I. Virgil Edgar Goodman. FamilySearch Texas, World War I Records, 1917-1920 (Texas Military Forces Museum, Austin).
  • United States Navy, Boatswain's Mate Petty Officer 2nd Class, World War I. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1940 - Virgil E. Goodman, Tarrant County, age 42, born circa 1898 in Texas, salesman/real estate, spouse Fern Goodman, son Edward D. Goodman. FamilySearch.
  • Virgil Edgar Goodman, birth date 7/18/1897, death date 1/23/1990, interment in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, with spouse F. Fern Goodman. Find a Grave.
  • "Virgil E. Goodman in Congress Race," 5/25/1944, p. 1. "Member of the Legislature from Fort Worth . . . Mr. Goodman is 47 years old, married with one son and a veteran of World War I." Hood County Tablet (Granbury, Texas)..
  • 48th Legislature (1943) - Virgil E. Goodman, postoffice Fort Worth, Tarrant County, nativity Texas, age 45 (born circa 1898), salesman. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Virgil Goodman,47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Virgil Goodman,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
    Sale of Meat, Special (Vice Chair) 

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