Dann Kirby

Full Name: Daniel H. "Dann" Kirby
Date of birth: October 26, 1917
Date of death: October 12, 2001

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 90 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th (1)   Democrat El Paso / El Paso   Culberson, El Paso, Hudspeth
H 90-F Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th (2)   Democrat El Paso / El Paso   Culberson, El Paso, Hudspeth

(1) District No. 90, Dann Kirby, El Paso. House Journal.
(2) District No. 90f, Dann Kirby. House Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Other Resources

  • Dann Kirby, residence in El Paso, El Paso County, age 22, birth date 10/26/1917 in Birmingham, Alabama, father John Henry Kirby, employer: Newsweek Publishing in Dallas, draft registration 10/16/1940 in El Paso. U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947. Ancestry.com.
  • "Dann Kirby to Run Stand in New Building," 11/25/1958, p. 3. "Mr. Kirby, who is blind, served as a Texas state representative for two terms." El Paso Herald Post.
  • Dann H. Kirby in political advertisement and election articles, July-August 1942. El Paso Times.
  • Census of 1930 - Daniel Kirby, El Paso, El Paso County, age 12, born circa 1918 in Alabama, son of John H. and Ivie Kirby.
    Census of 1940 - Daniel Kirby, El Paso, El Paso County, age 22, born circa 1918 in Alabama, recreational teacher/N.Y.A., son of John H. and Icie L. Kirby. FamilySearch. 1930 1940
  • Dann Kirby, birth date 10/26/1917, death date 10/12/2001, residence in El Paso. FamilySearch United States Social Security Death Index.
  • 49th Legislature (1945) - Dann Kirby, postoffice El Paso, El Paso County, nativity Alabama, age 27 (born circa 1918), salesman, member of former legislatures: 48th. Texas Legislative Manual. 49th


  • Photograph. Dan Kirby, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Dann Kirby, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

49th R.S. - 1945
Game and Fisheries  
Interstate Cooperation (Vice Chair) 
Live Stock and Stock Raising  
Public Lands and Buildings  
48th R.S. - 1943
Common Carriers  
Federal Relations  
Public Health  
Public Lands and Buildings  
Sale of Meat, Special  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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