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Warren Henderson Warren Homer Henderson
Full Name: Warren Homer Henderson
Date of birth: August 22, 1896
Date of death: February 11, 1984

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 62 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Marlin / Falls   Falls
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Candidate announcement, biographical sketch, and photo, "Warren H. Henderson, Candidate for Representative, Place 1, McLennan County," The McGregor Mirror and Herald-Observer, 6/25/1948, p. 3, crediting McGinley Memorial Public Library. "I came to McLennan county when I was a small boy with my family and resided near McGregor. I have continued to live in this county since then, except for a few years spent in Limestone and Falls counties." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Biographical sketch, "W.H. Henderson to be Candidate," 2/5/1948, p. 2. Warren H. Henderson of Spring Valley, near Lorena, age 51, candidate for state representative from McLennan County, place 1 in 1948; represented Falls county in the Legislature in 1941, moved to Waco in 1942. Waco News-Tribune.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - Homer Henderson, Freestone County, age 3, born August 1896 in Texas, grandson of Lou Day, son of Bettie Henderson.
    Census of 1910 - Homer Henderson, McLennan County, age 12, born circa 1898 in Texas, son of Bettie Newman.
    Census of 1920 - Homer Henderson, Kimble County, age 24, farmer, son of William M. and Bettie Henderson.
    Census of 1930 - W.H. Henderson, Marlin, Falls County, boarder, age 35, born circa 1895 in Texas, lawyer/general practice.
    Census of 1940 - Warren Henderson, Marlin, Falls County, lodger, age 43, born circa 1897 in Texas, lawyer/private practice. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940
  • Warren Homer Henderson, birth date 8/22/1896 in Fairfield, Texas; nearest relative Mrs. Bettie Newman, registration in Falls County 6/5/1918. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  • Warren Homer Henderson, birth date 8/22/1896, lawyer, residence in Marlin County. FamilySearch United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  • Warren H. Henderson, birth date 8/22/1896, death date 2/11/1984, interment in Calvary Cemetery, Marlin, Falls County. Find a Grave.
  • 47th Legislature (1941) - Warren Henderson, postoffice Marlin, Falls County, nativity Texas, age 44 (born circa 1897), lawyer. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Marriage announcement, "Miss Ruth Rector Wed to W.H. Henderson," 12/8/1940, p. 25. Warren H. Henderson, representative-elect of Falls county. Waco Tribune-Herald.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Warren Henderson, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 47th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
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