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Marvin Bishop Simpson

Marvin B. Simpson
Full Name: Marvin Bishop Simpson, Jr.
Birth date: September 29, 1915
Death date: April 12, 1971

Terms of Service

  • House, 49th Legislature
    1/9/1945 - 1/14/1947
  • House, 48th Legislature
    1/12/1943 - 1/9/1945
  • House, 47th Legislature
    1/14/1941 - 1/12/1943

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries


Other Resources

  • World War II service, Ensign, "Legislature Faces Problem of Absences: Men in Armed Forces Can't Get Leave to Attend Sessions," 1/1/1943. Dallas Morning News .
  • Marvin Bishop Simpson, Jr., birth date 9/29/1915, death date 4/12/1971 in Fort Worth. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Pictured in uniform in 48th and 49th House composite photos. State Preservation Board . State Preservation Board
  • Memorial, June 1971, p. 606. Texas Bar Journal .
  • United States Maritime Service, Lieutenant, World War II. "During 1942-45, he was also a lieutenant in the U.S. Maritime Service and received military leaves to serve in the Legislature." Memorial, June 1971, p. 606. Texas Bar Journal .
  • Photographs, Fort Worth Star-Telegram Collection, Marvin B. Simpson, Jr. University of Texas at Arlington Libraries .
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