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Eli B. Barrett Eli Brown Barrett
Full Name: Eli Brown "Cap" Barrett
Date of birth: August 9, 1889
Date of death: April 14, 1975

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 41 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (1)   Democrat Leonard / Fannin   Fannin
H 41 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Leonard / Fannin   Fannin
H 37 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Trenton / Fannin   Fannin
(1) Name, postoffice, occupation, association membership, relationship to persons in state or county government. Resolution, 9/18/1933, pp. 45-48, and Questionnaire Authorized and Directed by Resolution Adopted by the House, 10/11/1933, pp. 588-601. House Journal.
(2) Trenton, Fannin County. House Journal.
(3) Trenton, Fannin County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Leonard. Texas Legislative Manual.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Mentioned in biographical sketch of his grandfather, George Clinton Barrett, Fannin County Folks and Facts, pp. 104-105. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Other Resources
  • E.B. "Cap" Barrett, birth date 8/9/1889, death date 4/14/1975, interment in Burns Cemetery, Trenton, Fannin County. Find a Grave.
  • Sarah Brown Hipp Barrett, mother of Eli Brown Barrett, was the niece of Emory Rains, pp. 104-105. Relatives: Emory Rains - great-uncle; Eli Brown Barrett - great-nephew, Fannin County Folks and Facts. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Eli B. Barrett, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Eli B. Barrett, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Eli B. Barrett, 43rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 37th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 43rd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    43rd R.S. - 1933
    Agriculture  
    Education  
    Federal Relations  
    Game and Fisheries  
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Agriculture  
    Counties  
    Education  
    School Districts (Chair) 
    37th R.S. - 1921
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Labor  
    Liquor Traffic  
     

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