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Hershel Carroll Sherrill

Hershel C. Sherrill
Full Name: Hershel Carroll Sherrill
Birth date: October 13, 1926
Death date: July 15, 1994

Terms of Service

  • House, 55th Legislature
    1/8/1957 - 1/13/1959

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Hershel Carroll Sherrill, death date 7/15/1994 in Harris County. FamilySearch Texas Death Index, 1964-1998 .
  • United States Navy, Seaman First Class, World War II. Military grave marker, Hershel C. Sherrill, birth date 10/13/1926, death date 7/15/1994, burial in Houston National Cemetery. Find a Grave .
  • Candidate announcement and photo, "Hershel C. Sherrill Announces for Representative," The Elgin Courier, 6/21/1956, p. 1. Sample ballot, Democratic primary election, Elgin Courier, 7/26/1956, p. 2. Primary election results, Elgin Courier and Four County News , 8/2/1956, p. 1. "Hershel C. Sherrill of McDade, a young farmer, and a first-timer in politics, defeated Walter Schulz, Lexington newspaper publisher . . . Sherrill succeeds veteran legislator, Henry Lehman of Giddings, who did not make the race this year." Crediting Elgin Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) . June 21, 1956 July 26, 1956
  • August 2, 1956

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