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Phillip Benjamin Branch

P.B. Branch
Full Name: Phillip Benjamin "Phil" Branch
Birth date: December 6, 1866
Death date: February 2, 1936

Terms of Service

  • House, 40th Legislature
    1/11/1927 - 1/8/1929
  • House, 37th Legislature
    1/11/1921 - 1/9/1923
  • House, 31st (1) Legislature
    1/12/1909 - 1/10/1911
(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture) 1910.

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • "Rep. Branch Will Resign at Close of This Session," 8/18/1921, p. 1. "Mr. Branch [of La Feria] said that he has moved his family to Georgetown for the coming school year." Brownsville Herald .
  • Phillip Benjamin Branch and Anna Flora Marshall Branch, parents of Alva Edison Branch, Phillip Bolin Branch, and William Coe Branch, all born in Titus County (1899, 1901, and 1911).
    Census of 1900 - P.B. Branch, Titus County, age 34, born December 1866 in Tennessee, teacher school, wife Anna F., son Alva E.
    Census of 1910 - P.B. Branch, Mt. Pleasant, Titus County, age 43, born circa 1867 in Tennessee, merchant, grocery store, wife Anna F., sons Bolin and Alva, daughter Annie.
    Census of 1920 - Phillip B. Branch, La Feria, Cameron County, age 53, born circa 1867 in Tennessee, wife Anna F., daughter Amie, sons Bolin, Alva E., Paul, and William.
    Census of 1930 - Philip B. Branch, Georgetown, Williamson County, age 63, born circa 1867 in Tennessee, retired farmer, wife Anna F., sons Paul and William. FamilySearch . 1930 1920
  • 1910 1900 Texas Births and Christenings, 1840-1981
  • Philip B. Branch, birth date 12/6/1866 in Tennessee; death date 2/2/1936 in Georgetown, Williamson County, Texas; retired banker. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Phillip B. Branch, birth date 12/6/1866, death date 2/2/1936, burial in Green Hill Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Titus County, with spouse Anna F. Branch. Find a Grave .
  • Funeral notice, Phil B. Branch, "Former Resident of Titus County Is Buried Monday," Mt. Pleasant Daily Times, 2/3/1936, p. 1, crediting Mount Pleasant Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • 40th Legislature (1927) - P.B. Branch, postoffice Georgetown, age 50, nativity Tennessee. Texas Legislative Manual .
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