R.C. Parker

Richard Clay Parker

Full Name: Richard Clay Parker
Date of birth: October 3, 1874
Date of death: January 10, 1958

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 109 Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   Democrat Graham / Young   Jack, Young
H 109 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Graham / Young   Jack, Young

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House District 109
Jan 12, 1943 - Jan 9, 1945
Legislatures: 48th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Graham / Young
Counties in district: Jack, Young
House District 109
Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943
Legislatures: 47th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Graham / Young
Counties in district: Jack, Young

Biographical Information top

Other Resources

  • Census of 1940 - Clay Parker, Graham, Young County, age 64, born circa 1876 in Texas, oil promoter/oil industry, wife Dora Parker. FamilySearch.
  • Richard Clay Parker, birth date 10/3/1874 in Texas; death date 1/10/1958 in Graham, Young County; oil business, retired. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • R. Clay Parker (1874-1958), burial in Oak Grove Cemetery, Graham, Young County, with spouse Dora Montgomery Parker. Find a Grave.
  • R.C. (Clay) Parker of Graham, married, "came to Young County more than 50 years ago." Candidacy announcement and platform, "R.C. Parker Announces for Legislative Post," 4/19/1940, p. 4; correction, 4/26/1940, p. 4. Olney Enterprise (Olney, Texas).
  • 47th Legislature (1941) - R.C. Parker, postoffice Graham, Young County, nativity Texas, age 66 (born circa 1875), oil business. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. R.C. Parker, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R.C. Parker, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

48th R.S. - 1943
Highways and Roads  
Judicial Districts (Vice Chair) 
Oil, Gas, and Mining  
Public Lands and Buildings  
Representation Before the Legislature  
47th R.S. - 1941
Engrossed Bills  
Judicial Districts  
Live Stock and Stock Raising  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
School Districts  

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