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W.N. Corry William Neely Corry
Full Name: William Neely "Bill" Corry
Date of birth: October 5, 1902
Date of death: December 23, 1963

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 102 Jan 10, 1939 - Jun 22, 1939 46th (1)   Democrat Keller / Tarrant   Denton, Tarrant
(1) Clarence E. Farmer, in special election 11/28/1939, succeeded W.N. Corry, resigned after session to hold appointive state office. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Other Resources
  • William Neely "Bill" Corry, birth date 10/5/1902, death date 12/23/1963, interment in Shannon Rose Hill Memorial Park, Fort Worth. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, 12/24/1963, p. 1. "Corry served in the 46th Legislature." San Antonio Express.
  • Articles on death of W.N. Corry, elected to Legislature in 1938 and resigned to become assistant administrator to Old Age Assistance Commission. 12/24/1963, p. 20; 12/25/1963, p. 27. San Antonio Light.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.N. Corry, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 46th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Agriculture  
    Commerce and Manufacturers  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
     

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