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P.E. Barrett David Elwood Barrett
Full Name: David Elwood Barrett
Date of birth: August 3, 1849
Date of death: December 2, 1906

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 30 Jan 9, 1883 - Jan 13, 1885 18th (1)   Democrat Gainesville / Cooke   Cooke

(1) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Eighteenth Legislature of Texas, 1883.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, D.E. Barrett, p. 256. Texas Legislative Manual, 1882-83, 1883.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1880 - D.e. Barrett, Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas, age 32, born circa 1848 in Georgia, lawyer.
    Census of 1900 - David Barrett, Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas, age 51, born August 1849 in Georgia, Judge of the 16th Judicial District of Texas, wife Willie.
    Joseph Weldon Barrett, father's name David Elwood Barrett, mother's name Willie Marshall, California, County Marriages, 1850-1952. FamilySearch. 1880 1900 California, County Marriages, 1850-1952
  • Dav. E. Barrett, death date 12/2/1906, place of death Gainesville. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • D.E. Barrett (1847-1906), burial in Fairview Cemetery, Gainesville, Cooke County. Find a Grave.
  • Funeral notice, The Daily Express, "Bailey Eulogized Dead; Funeral of Judge Barrett of Gainesville Calls Forth Tribute," 12/5/1906, p. 10, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. P.E. Barrett, 18th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 18th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    18th R.S. - 1883
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Public Debt  
    Public Printing  

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