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Luke Mankin

Full Name: Luke Mankin
Date of birth: February 18, 1869
Date of death: August 31, 1950

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 84 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Georgetown / Williamson   Burnet, Williamson
H 84 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Georgetown / Williamson   Burnet, Williamson

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, "Who's Who and What's What in the Texas Legislature," by Ed Kilman, 2/3/1929, p. 14. Houston Post-Dispatch.

Other Resources

  • Obituary, 9/1/1950, p. 20. Mankin "held two elective terms as state representative from Williamson County." Austin Statesman.
  • Luke Mankin, birth date 2/18/1869 in Tennessee, death date 8/31/1950 in Georgetown, Texas; lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Luke Mankin (1869-1950), burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Georgetown, Williamson County. Includes portraits. Find a Grave.
  • 41st Legislature (1929) - Luke Mankin, postoffice Georgetown, nativity Tennessee, age 60, lawyer, member of former legislatures: 39th. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Obituary and photo, "Final Rites Saturday for Hon. Luke Mankin," 9/7/1950, p. 1. Birth date 2/18/1869 in Beach Grove, Tennessee. Williamson County Sun (Georgetown, Texas).


  • Photograph. Luke Mankin, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Luke Mankin, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

41st R.S. - 1929
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Texas Oklahoma Boundary  
39th R.S. - 1925
Criminal Jurisprudence (Vice Chair) 
Live Stock and Stock Raising  
State Affairs  

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