Thomas Willis Perkins
Full Name: Thomas Willis "Tom" Perkins
Date of birth: April 4, 1872
Date of death: August 6, 1946
Terms of Service top
32nd Legislature - Senate President Pro Tempore, elected 3/11/1911, Regular Session.
32nd Legislature - Roll Call of holdover Senators, 1/10/1911, p. 1.
Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415.
Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture)
31st Legislature - Roll Call of Senators-elect, oath of office administered, 1/12/1909, pp. 1-2.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
- Obituary and photo, "Tom W. Perkins Veteran Publisher Passes Away Today," "Stores to Close Wednesday for Perkins Funeral," 8/6/1946, p. 1; "Services Held Wednesday for Tom W. Perkins," including telegrams sent to the Perkins family, 8/8/1846, pp. 1, 6.
- Obituary, "Tom W. Perkins, 74, Veteran Newspaper Man Dies Tuesday," The McKinney Examiner, 8/8/1946, p. 1, crediting Collin County Genealogical Society.
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
- Portrait and biographical sketch, Thomas W. Perkins, McKinney Courier-Gazette, Past President, 1906-07.
Texas Press Association.
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
Committee Information top
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