Full Name: Leopold Morris
Date of birth: February 24, 1883
Date of death: November 12, 1952
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||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915
Victoria / Victoria
Calhoun, Goliad, Victoria
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Obituary and photo, "Leopold Morris, Postmaster, Dies," 11/13/1952, pp. 1, 11. Born 2/24/1883 in Corpus Christi. Elected to Texas Legislature in 1912; "As a legislator, for one term, he had the Fannin Battlefield State Park established and obtained an appropriation for purchase of La Bahia Mission." Editor of the Victoria Advocate, postmaster of Victoria.
Military Service Notes
- United States Army, Private, World War I, enlisted 8/24/1917, discharged 10/3/1917, subsequent WWI registration date 9/12/1918. Leopold Morris, residence in Victoria, Texas, birth date 2/24/1883, editor, death date 11/12/1952.
FamilySearch. United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940
- United States Army, World War I. "He served for a short time as a volunteer in the Army in the First World War . . . " Obituary, "Leopold Morris, Postmaster, Dies," 11/13/1952, pp. 1, 11.
- Leopold Morris, birth date 2/24/1883 in Corpus Christi; death date 11/12/1952 in Victoria, Victoria County; postmaster, U.S. Post Office.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- Leopold Morris, birth date 2/24/1883, death date 11/12/1952, photos, burial in Catholic Cemetery #3, Victoria, Victoria County.
Find a Grave.
- 33rd Legislature (1913) - Leopold Morris, postoffice Victoria, nativity Texas, age 30 (born circa 1883), publisher, 30 years in Texas, Democrat.
Texas Legislative Manual.
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