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Eugene McGlasson

Full Name: Davis Eugene McGlasson
Date of birth: April 13, 1908
Date of death: November 14, 1996

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 97-2 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 1, 1944 48th (1)   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan
H 97-2 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan

(1) McGlasson resigned 1/1/1944. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Biographical Sketches

  • Photo and biographical sketch. Eugene McGlasson, 32 years of age, son of John McGlasson, former Waco city attorney. "McGlasson Takes Wilson's Spot as Place Two Solon," 10/13/1940, pp. 1, 8. Waco Tribune-Herald.

Military Service Notes

  • World War II service, Lieutenant D.E. McGlasson, "Legislature Faces Problem of Absences: Men in Armed Forces Can't Get Leave to Attend Sessions," 1/1/1943. Dallas Morning News.
  • United States Army. Military grave marker, Davis Eugene McGlasson, birth date 4/13/1908, death date 11/14/1996, burial in Rosemound Cemetery, Waco, McLennan County. Son of John William McGlasson, Sr. Includes reprint of obituary in the Waco Tribune-Herald, 11/16/1996. Find a Grave.
  • Pictured in military uniform in House composite photo from the 48th Legislature. State Preservation Board.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

48th R.S. - 1943
Sale of Meat, Special  
47th R.S. - 1941
Claims and Accounts  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions, Investigation  

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