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George Parkhouse

George Parkhouse
Full Name: George Marshall Parkhouse
Birth date: May 13, 1900
Death date: August 24, 1967

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 60th (1) (2) Legislature
    1/10/1967 - 8/24/1967
    Democrat
  • Senate, 59th & 58th (4) Legislatures
    1/8/1963 - 1/10/1967
    Democrat
  • Senate, 57th & 56th Legislatures
    1/13/1959 - 1/8/1963
    Democrat
    Senate President Pro Tempore, Regular Session, elected 1/13/1959.
  • Senate, 55th & 54th Legislatures
    1/11/1955 - 1/13/1959
    Democrat
  • Senate, 53rd (3) Legislature
    1/13/1953 - 1/11/1955
    Democrat
  • Senate, 52nd (5) Legislature
    1/9/1951 - 1/13/1953
    Democrat
  • House, 51st Legislature
    1/11/1949 - 1/9/1951
    Democrat
  • House, 50th Legislature
    1/14/1947 - 1/11/1949
    Democrat
  • House, 49th Legislature
    1/9/1945 - 1/14/1947
    Democrat
  • House, 48th Legislature
    1/12/1943 - 1/9/1945
    Democrat
  • House, 43rd Legislature
    1/10/1933 - 1/8/1935
    Democrat
(1) O.H. Harris, in special election 11/11/1967, took office 11/21/1967, succeeded George M. Parkhouse, died 8/24/1967. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(2) 60th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/11/1967, p. 19. Drew 2-year term. Senate Journal .
(3) 53rd Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/14/1953, pp. 16-17. Drew 2-year term. Senate Journal .
(4) 58th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/9/1963, p. 16. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal .
(5) 2-year term; entire Senate went up for reelection in 1952 due to redistricting. Texas Constitution Art. III, ยง3, Election and term of office of Senators .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Photographs

Other Resources

  • George Marshall Parkhouse, birth date 5/13/1900, death date 8/24/1967, interment in Restland Memorial Park, Dallas. Find a Grave .

Committee Information

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