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Henry A. Turner Henry Albert Turner
Full Name: Henry Albert Turner
Date of birth: September 20, 1872
Date of death: November 14, 1951

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 56 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Madisonville / Madison   Leon, Madison
H 56 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Madisonville / Madison   Leon, Madison
H 56 Jan 11, 1927 - Jan 8, 1929 40th   Democrat Madisonville / Madison   Leon, Madison
H 56 Sep 13, 1926 - Jan 11, 1927 39th (1) (2)   Democrat Madisonville / Madison   Leon, Madison
(1) Henry A. Turner, in special election 1/2/1926, sworn 9/13/1926, succeeded Roger F. Robinson, resignation acknowledged by Governor 8/28/1925. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Assumed Democrat based on listing as Democrat in subsequent Legislatures. Texas Legislative Manual.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Census of 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 - Henry/Henry A. Turner, Madison County, born September 1872 in Illinois, spouse Pearl E., children Henry A., Richard H., Allie, Harvey. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 1930
  • Henry A. Turner, birth date 9/20/1872 in St. Joseph, Illinois; death date 11/14/1952 in Madisonville, Madison County, Texas; merchant, hardware dealer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Henry Albert Turner, birth date 9/20/1872, death date 11/14/1952, interment in Madisonville Cemetery, Madisonville, Madison County, spouse Pearl E. Randolph Turner. Find a Grave.
  • 42nd Legislature (1931) - Henry A. Turner, postoffice Madisonville, Madison County, nativity Illinois, age 58, merchant and banker, Democrat, member of former legislatures: 39th, 40th, 41st. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Henry A. Turner, 40th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Henry A. Turner, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Henry A. Turner, 42nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 40th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 41st session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 42nd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    42nd R.S. - 1931
    Banks and Banking  
    Common Carriers  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Penitentiaries (Chair) 
    41st R.S. - 1929
    Banks and Banking  
    Common Carriers  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Penitentiaries (Vice Chair) 
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    40th R.S. - 1927
    Banks and Banking  
    Common Carriers  
    Public Printing  
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Common Carriers  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Constitutional Amendments  
     

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