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Ephraim Davis Ephraim McDaniel Davis
Full Name: Ephraim McDaniel Davis
Date of birth: December 15, 1883
Date of death: October 14, 1957

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 25 Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 10, 1939 45th (1)   44th (2)   Democrat Brownwood / Brown   Brown, Coke, Coleman, Comanche, Concho, Gillespie, Irion, Kimble, McCulloch, Mason, Menard, Mills, Runnels, Schleicher, Sterling, Tom Green
H 125 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Brownwood / Brown   Brown, Coleman
(1) 45th Legislature - 1/12/1937, pp. 1-2, listed in "Roll Call of Senators . . . who were Members of the Forty-fourth Legislature and whose terms of office continue for the duration of the Forty-fifth Legislature." Senate Journal.
(2) 44th Legislature - 1/8/1935, p. 1, listed in "Roll Call of New Senators" and "Certificate of New Senators." Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 55th Legislature, 1st C.S., HSR 19. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • 55th Legislature, 1st C.S., SR 42. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, Captain, World War I. "In 1917 he volunteered for service in the United States Army at Leon Springs, from which Service he was honorably discharged with the rank of Captain." 55th Legislature, 1st C.S., SR 42. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in preview of 44th Legislature and discussion of legislative turnover, "Texas House Gets 80 New Members," 10/15/1934, p. 14. San Antonio Express.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Ephraim Davis, 42nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ephraim Davis, 44th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ephraim Davis, 45th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 44th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 45th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 42nd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    45th R.S. - 1937
    Agricultural Affairs (Chair) 
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Vice Chair) 
    Crude Oil Prices, Special  
    Federal Relations  
    Labor  
    Military Affairs  
    Public Debts, Claims and Accounts  
    State Affairs  
    State Highways and Motor Traffic  
    State Institutions and Departments  
    44th R.S. - 1935
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Congressional Districts  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
    Federal Relations (Vice Chair) 
    Labor  
    Military Affairs  
    Public Debts, Claims and Accounts (Chair) 
    Public Health  
    State Highways and Motor Traffic  
    State Institutions and Departments  
    42nd R.S. - 1931
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Judicial Districts  
    Labor  
    Military Affairs  
     

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