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Melville Clyde Parrish

M.C. Parrish
Full Name: Melville Clyde Parrish, Sr.
Birth date: August 3, 1881
Death date: October 27, 1938

Terms of Service

  • House, 40th Legislature
    1/11/1927 - 1/8/1929

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Obituary and photo, M.C. Parrish, "Austin Financier Dies Suddenly at His Home," 10/28/1938, p. 1. Funeral, "Rites Held for M.C. Parrish," 10/29/1938, p. 14, "served one term in the Texas legislature from Travis county." Austin American .
  • Biographical information included in historical narrative of the Parrish-Fleming house, City of Austin Historic Zoning Application, City of Austin .
  • M.C. Parrish, birth date 8/3/1881 in Sabine County; death date 10/27/1938 in Austin, Travis County; banker. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Melville Clyde Parrish, birth date 8/3/1881; permanent home address in Jacksonville, Cherokee County; banking; draft registration 9/12/1918 in Rusk, Cherokee County. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 .
  • M.C. Parrish (1881-1939), burial in Austin Memorial Park Cemetery, Austin, Travis County. Find a Grave .
  • Representative M.C. Parrish, president of University Bank, granted charter for a new state bank in Manor, 7/9/1927, p. 11. Galveston Daily News .

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