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Alva Pearl Barrett

A.P. Barrett
Full Name: Alva Pearl Barrett
Birth date: April 12, 1878
Death date: March 23, 1953

Terms of Service

(1) 30th Legislature - Roll of holdover Senators, 1/8/1907, pp. 1-2. Senate Journal .
(2) 29th Legislature - Roll of Senators-elect, oath of office administered, 1/10/1905, pp. 1-2. Senate Journal .

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Obituary, "A.P. Barrett, UT Ex, Dies at 74 in Ft. Worth," 3/31/1953, p. 1. Former state president pro-tem of the Senate. Daily Texan .
  • A.P. Barrett, birth date 4/2/1878 in Tennessee; death date 3/23/1953 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas; financier/oil. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Alva Pearl Barrett, birth date 4/12/1878. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 .
  • A.P. Barrett, birth date 4/12/1878, death date 3/23/1953, burial in Mission Burial Park South, San Antonio, Bexar County. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, "State Industry Leader Dies," 3/24/1953, p. 20. Lubbock Evening Journal .
  • Mentioned in biographical sketch of his father, Marcus Lafayette Barrett, p. 105. A.P. Barrett (1878-1953), Bachelor of Law degree, University of Texas 1905. Bonham Public Library. Fannin County Folks & Facts, 1977, crediting Fannin County Historical Commission. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • Bachelor of Laws, Alva Pearl Barrett of Bonham; Volume VI, February 1905 to June 1906 with a general index to volumes I to VI, August 1905, pp. 154-155. The University of Texas Record 1905.
  • Speech on "The Mission of the Public School" mentioned in "Hunt Co., TX - Schools - Looking Back - School Closed At Celeste - Large Number of Graduates and Splendid Address by Senator Barrett," 5/30/1908. Hunt County, TXGenWeb Project .
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