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Virgil Fugler Virgil Dewey Fugler
Full Name: Virgil Dewey Fugler
Date of birth: April 12, 1898
Date of death: July 20, 1924

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 5 Jan 9, 1923 - Jul 20, 1924 38th (1)   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison
H 4 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison
(1) Fugler died 7/20/1924. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 39th Legislature, R.S., 1/14/1925, p. 26. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, Radio Sergeant, World War I. Virgle D. Fugler, registration date 9/6/1916 at Fort Sam Houston, born circa 1898 in Liberty, Mississippi. FamilySearch Texas, World War I Records, 1917-1920 (Texas Military Forces Museum, Austin).
  • United States Army, RAD SGT 2 ANTI-ACFT BN CAC, World War I. Military grave marker, Virgle D. Fugler. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary, "V.D. Fugler Dies Suddenly; Body Is Sent to Marshall: Secretary of State Highway Department Victim of Acute Kidney Trouble," 7/21/1924, p. 8. Austin Statesman.
  • Virgil Dewey Fugler, birth date 4/12/1898 in Mississippi, death date 7/20/1924 in Austin, Secy State Highway Commission. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Virgle D. Fugler, birth date 4/12/1898, death date 7/20/1924, interment in Grover Cemtery, Marshall, Harrison County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, Mr. V.D. Fugler, 7/22/1924, p. 5. Virgil Dewey Fugler, birth date 4/12/1898, "He was twice elected to the Legislature from this county and was at the time of his death secretary of the State Highway Commission and editor of the State Highway Bulletin."
    "Funeral of Mr. V.D. Fugler," 7/23/1924, p. 5. Marshall Messenger.
  • 38th Legislature (1923) - V.D. Fugler, postoffice Marshall, nativity Mississippi, age 24, student, member of former legislatures: 37th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Virgil Fugler, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Virgil Fugler, 38th 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Common Carriers  
    Military Affairs  
    Public Lands and Buildings (Chair) 
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    37th R.S. - 1921
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Liquor Traffic  
    Military Affairs  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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