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Frank H. Sweet Franklin Henry Sweet
Full Name: Franklin Henry Sweet, Sr.
Date of birth: October 12, 1884
Date of death: December 30, 1935

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 110 Jan 11, 1921 - Apr 21, 1922 37th (1)   Democrat Brownwood / Brown   Brown, Callahan

(1) Frank H. Sweet resigned 4/21/1922. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Death notice, "Brother of Denton Teacher is Killed," 12/31/1935, p. 3. Frank H. Sweet, death date 12/30/1935, "was a member of a pioneer family of Brownwood and had served in the Legislature." Denton Record-Chronicle.
  • Franklin Henry Sweet, Sr., birth date 10/12/1884, death date 12/30/1935, burial in Greenleaf Cemetery, Brownwood, Brown County. Find a Grave.
  • Biographical information, Brownwood Bulletin, 12/26/1935, pp. 1 and 5; Obituary, Brownwood Bulletin, 12/30/1935, pp. 1 and 7. Crediting Brownwood Public Library. Sweet served in the legislature in 1921. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries). 12/26/1935 12/30/1935
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - Frank H. Sweet, postoffice Brownwood, nativity Texas, age 36 (born circa 1885), 36 years in Texas, lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Frank H. Sweet, 37th 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    37th R.S. - 1921
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