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Leighton Marion Cornett

Leighton Cornett
Full Name: Leighton Marion Cornett
Birth date: November 1, 1916
Death date: January 1, 2003

Terms of Service

  • House, 46th (1) Legislature
    1/10/1939 - 8/29/1940
(1) Cornett resigned 8/29/1940. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles


Other Resources

  • United States Army, Captain, World War II. Military grave marker, Leighton M. Cornett, birth date 11/1/1916, death date 1/1/2003, burial in Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County. Includes photos and reprint of obituary, Leighton Marion Cornett, Paris News, 1/2/2003, "former member of the Texas Legislature." Find a Grave .
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