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I. Kirkland Ivers Kirkland
Full Name: Ivers Kirkland
Date of birth: November 21, 1878
Date of death: March 5, 1968

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 52 Jan 11, 1927 - Jan 8, 1929 40th   Democrat Terrell / Kaufman   Kaufman
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Census of 1920 - Iven [Ivers] Kirkland, Kaufman County, age 42, born circa 1878 in Texas, merchant/retail, spouse Millie May [Willie May].
    Census of 1930 - Ivers Kirkland, Terrell, Kaufman County, age 52, born circa 1878 in Texas, salesman/grocer store, spouse Willie M. FamilySearch. 1920 1930
  • Ivers Kirkland, birth date 11/24/1878, death date 3/5/1968, portrait, interment with spouse Willie Mae Kirkland in Oakland Memorial Park, Terrell, Kaufman County. "Gravesite Details: Iverse [Ivers] was born in Kaufman Co., Tx. He served as State Representative." Find a Grave.
  • "Ivers Kirkland of Terrell, nominee as a member of the next Legislature . . . ," "Letters Show Approval of Parrish Cotton Plan," Lampasas Leader, 11/5/1926, p. 7, crediting Lampasas Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 40th Legislature (1927) - I. Kirkland, postoffice Terrell, nativity Texas, age 49 (born circa 1878), grocery business. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. I. Kirkland,40th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 40th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    40th R.S. - 1927
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Public Lands and Buildings  

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