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Starling Dean Starling W. Dean
Full Name: Starling W. Dean
Date of birth: August 21, 1868
Date of death: May 7, 1940

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 43 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Centerville / Leon   Leon, Madison
H 43 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Centerville / Leon   Leon, Madison
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • HB 1653, 77th Regular Session, Relating to the designation of part of State Highway 90 as the Judge Starling Dean Memorial Highway (did not pass). Biographical sketch included in Bill Analysis, Committee Report (Substituted), Office of House Bill Analysis, 4/24/2001. Legislative Reference Library.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary, "Funeral Service for Judge Dean is at Navasota," 5/9/1940, p. 1, "state representative in 1904 and 1906." Bryan Eagle.
  • S.W. Dean, birth date 8/21/1868, death date 5/7/1940 in Navasota, Grimes County, attorney, birthplace Leon County, father W.J. Dean (born in Alabama), mother Mary Robinson (born in Texas). FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Judge S.W. Dean (on grave marker), birth date 8/21/1868, death date 5/7/1940, interment in Oakland Cemetery, Navasota, Grimes County. Find a Grave.
  • Bigraphical sketch, Judge Starling W. Dean, Volume V, p. 2220. Birth date 8/21/1868, father William J. Dean (birth date 8/24/1839 in Alabama), mother Mary Robinson, marriage to Mary Newton in Leon County, 6/13/1894. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Starling Dean, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Starling Dean, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 30th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Constitutional Amendments (Chair) 
    Judicial Districts  
    Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Judicial Districts  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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