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Ben Sharpe Benjamin Homer Sharpe
Full Name: Benjamin Homer "Ben" Sharpe
Date of birth: January 28, 1890
Date of death: May 13, 1951

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 37 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th   Democrat Paris / Lamar   Lamar
H 37 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Paris / Lamar   Lamar
H 37 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Paris / Lamar   Lamar
H 37 Jan 12, 1937 - Jan 10, 1939 45th   Democrat Paris / Lamar   Lamar
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 52nd Legislature, R.S., HSR 231. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • Benjiman Homer Sharp, birth date 1/28/1891, death date 5/13/1951. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Ben Sharpe, 45th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ben Sharpe, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ben Sharpe, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ben Sharpe, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 45th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 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.
  • 49th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    49th R.S. - 1945
    Interstate Cooperation (Chair) 
    Military Affairs  
    Rules  
    48th R.S. - 1943
    Agriculture  
    Banks and Banking  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Education  
    Public Printing (Chair) 
    Sale of Meat, Special  
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Agricultural Conditions, Special  
    Agriculture  
    Common Carriers  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Education  
    Public Printing (Vice Chair) 
    45th R.S. - 1937
    Banks and Banking  
    Cement Manufacturers  
    Common Carriers  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Public Health  
     

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