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Ed. P. Marshall Edward P. Marshall
Full Name: Edward P. Marshall
Date of birth: August 19, 1842
Date of death: November 5, 1914

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 16 Apr 18, 1876 - Sep 11, 1876 15th (1) (2)   Democrat Longview / Gregg   Gregg, Smith

(1) Representative apportionment - Ordinance adopted by Constitutional Convention of the State of Texas, 1875. "Sixteenth District - The counties of Smith and Gregg shall elect one representative; Smith to be the returning county." University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History. Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(2) Marshall resigned 9/11/1876. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, "Judge E.P. Marshall," Lewis Publishing Company, Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas, 1892, p. 989-990, crediting Dallas Public Library. Birth date 8/19/1842 in Alabama. "He was elected to the Fifteenth Legislature, in which honorable body he rendered efficient service." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Biographical sketch, pp. 77-78. Born in Alabama, 33 years old (born ca. 1843). Elected District Attorney - Ninth Judicial District in fall 1872; "resides at Longview, in Gregg county." Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, Company B, 7th Regiment, Texas Infantry. Includes details of imprisonment. Lewis Publishing Company, Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas, pp. 989-990, crediting Dallas Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1870 - Edward Marshall, Upshur County, age 27, born circa 1843 in Alabama, lawyer.
    Census of 1880 - Ed P. Marshall, Dallas County, age 37, born circa 1843 in Alabama, lawyer.
    FamilySearch. 1870 1880
  • Ed. P. Marshall (1842-1914), burial in Grove Hill Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County. Find a Grave.
  • Funeral home record, "E.P. Marshall," The Dallas Journal, Vol 44, 1998, p. 142, crediting the Dallas Genealogical Society. Death date 11/5/1914, age 72. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Listed in "Smith County and Seventh Senatorial District Legislators, 1st—16th Regular Sessions, 1846-1879," The Tyler Journal, 5/29/1936, p. 67, crediting Smith County Historical Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 1873 Grand Jury list, Gregg County TxGenWeb, mentions E.P. Marshall, District Attorney. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Ed. P. Marshall, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 15th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    15th R.S. - 1876
    Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts, Examine (Chair) 
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Corporations  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Privileges and Elections  
     

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