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Eugene Harrell Eugene Flowers Harrell
Full Name: Eugene Flowers Harrell
Date of birth: March 27, 1889
Date of death: January 1, 1969

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 38 Mar 22, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947 49th (1)   Democrat Paris / Lamar   Fannin, Lamar
H 38 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 14, 1941 46th   Democrat Paris / Lamar   Fannin, Lamar
H 38 Jan 12, 1937 - Jan 10, 1939 45th   Democrat Paris / Lamar   Fannin, Lamar
(1) Eugene Harrell, sworn 3/22/1945, succeeded Charles R. Floyd, died 2/17/1945. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Military Service Notes
  • Harrell, Eugene, Special Rangers, Call Number: 401-82. Enlistment, Oath of Service and Description, Department of Public Safety, Texas Ranger Division (series of four enlistments/oaths from 1928-1933). E.F./Eugene Flowers Harrell, occupation: Warden, State Penitentiary, and Peace Officer; rank of Private, Special Ranger; born in Carrolton [sic], Carroll County, Mississippi; previous service: Company B, Private, Ranger Force, State of Texas. Texas Adjutant General Service Records 1836-1935.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1940 - Eugene F. Harrell, Paris, Lamar County, age 51, born circa 1889 in Mississippi, occupation: Representative/Legislature, spouse Maud. FamilySearch.
  • Eugene F. Harrell, birth date 3/27/1889, death date 1/1/1969, interment in Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County, with spouse Maude Fry Harrell. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, Eugene Flowers Hall, birth date 3/27/1889 in Carrollton, Carroll County, Mississippi; death date 1/1/1969 in Harlingen, Texas; "elected flotorial representative to the state legislature for Lamar and Fannin counties during 1937-1941." Overview compiled by family researcher Jim Semple, Jr., last updated: April 20, 2016. Includes obituary in The Paris News, Wednesday, 1/1/1969. Geni.
  • Occupational and biographical information - 45th Legislature, Chapter 1, "The Big Job," pp. 1-17. The Legislature and the Texas People, 1937.
  • 46th Legislature (1939) - Eugene F. Harrell, postoffice Paris, Lamar County, nativity Mississippi, age 50, law student, member of former legislatures: 45th.
    49th Legislature (1945) - E.F. Harrell, postoffice Paris, Lamar County, nativity Mississippi, age 55, retired, member of former legislatures: 47th [sic]. *Chas. R. Floyd, died 2/17/1945; succeeded by E.F. Harrell. Born circa 1889-1890. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Eugene Harrell,45th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Eugene Harrell,46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Eugene Harrell,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.
  • 46th 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
    Common Carriers  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Atlanta, Texas Explosion, Special  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Common Carriers  
    Counties (Vice Chair) 
    School Lobbying Activities, Special  
    45th R.S. - 1937
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Penitentiaries (Vice Chair) 
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
    State Eleemosynary Institutions, Special (Chair) 

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