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T.P. Morris Thomas P. Morris
Full Name: Thomas P. Morris
Date of birth: February 1, 1857
Date of death: January 28, 1931

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 79 Feb 26, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th (1) (2)   Unknown Stockdale / Wilson   Karnes, Wilson
(1) 40th Legislature - Oath of Office Administered (to T. P. Morris), 2/26/1925, p. 946. Apparently no committee appointments listed in House Journal, 40th Regular or 1st C.S, for Morris. House Journal.
(2) T.P. Morris, in special election 2/21/1925, sworn 2/26/1925, succeeded S. V. Houston, resigned after serving only a few days. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 42nd Legislature, R.S., 1/29/1931, p. 205. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - Thomas P. Morris, Justice Precinct 7, Wilson County, lawyer, born February 1857 in Louisiana; wife Nancy, son Lawrence. FamilySearch.
  • T.P. Morris, birth date 2/1/1857 in New Orleans, Louisiana, death date 1/28/1931 in Stockdale, Wilson County, Texas, occupation: attorney, burial in Stockdale. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. T.P. Morris, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop

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