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John Edward Puryear

John Puryear
Full Name: John Edward Puryear
Birth date: October 28, 1885
Death date: March 6, 1971

Terms of Service

  • House, 43rd (1) Legislature
    1/10/1933 - 1/8/1935
(1) Name, postoffice, occupation, association membership, relationship to persons in state or county government. Resolution, 9/18/1933, pp. 45-48, and Questionnaire Authorized and Directed by Resolution Adopted by the House, 10/11/1933, pp. 588-601. House Journal .

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • John Edward Puryear, birth date 10/28/1885 in Hunt County; death date 3/6/1971 in Fredericksburg, Gillespie County; rancher. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • John E. Puryear (1885-1971), burial in South Fairview Cemetery, Wellington, Collingsworth County. Includes reprint of obituary in The Wellington Leader, 3/11/1971. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, "J.E. Puryear, Longtime County Resident Dies," The Wellington Leader, 3/11/1971, pp. 1, 8. John Edward Puryear, "retired Wellington farmer and former member of the State Legislature from this district . . . Mr. Puryear served in the 43rd Texas Legislature during 1933 and 1934," birth date 10/28/1885. Newspapers.com .
  • 43rd Legislature (1933) - John Puryear, postoffice Wellington, Collingsworth County, nativity Texas, age 47, stock farmer. Texas Legislative Manual .

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