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Martin Van Buren Garner
Full Name: Martin Van Buren Garner
Date of birth: September 30, 1839
Date of death: March 29, 1905

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 48 Jan 11, 1887 - Jan 8, 1889 20th (1)   Democrat Bremond / Robertson   Robertson
(1) Marlin V. Garner, Bremond. Roster of senators and representatives of the 20th Legislature with their postoffice address, Austin Weekly Statesman, "Governmental," 12/30/1886, p. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 20th Legislature, 1887.
  • Other Resources
  • Martin Van Buren Garner, birth date 9/30/1839, death date 3/29/1905, photo, interment in East Hill Cemetery, Roff, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma. Find a Grave.
  • Marlin V. Garner. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Robertson County thread: Garner/Cunningham/Tillery/Worley/Hutson/Meggs Relationships. Martin Van Buren Garner was born in 1839 in Morgan County, Alabama. He died in a gunfight on 3/29/1905. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 20th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, north wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    20th R.S. - 1887
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Printing  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Lunatic Asylum, Charges Against Management and Condition of Female Inmates  
     

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