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Thomas Kirk Irwin

Full Name: Thomas Kirk Irwin
Date of birth: July 1, 1887
Date of death: September 21, 1966

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 50-4 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 50-4 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Other Resources

  • Thomas K. Irwin, Obituary, "Thomas Irwin, Attorney, Dies," 9/22/1966. Dallas Morning News.
  • Census of 1920-1940 - Thomas K./T.K. Irwin, Dallas, Dallas County, born circa 1888-1889 in Kansas, attorney, wife Lucy M., sons Ivan, Kendall, T.J., Jr., George W., and Lee Jackson Irwin.
    Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 - First wife Lucy Myrtle Irwin, death date 12/22/1946, informant signed T.K. Irwin. FamilySearch. 1920 1930 1940 Texas Deaths
  • Thomas Kirk Irwin, birth date 7/1/1887, death date 9/21/1966, burial in Restland Memorial Park, Dallas. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Services Slated for Irwin, Developer of Red Bird," Duncanvillite (Southwest Dallas County Suburban), 9/22/1966, p. 14. Thomas Kirk Irwin, born in Prairie Dell, Kansas, death date 9/21/1966; served two terms in the state legislature. NewspaperARCHIVE.com.
  • 39th Legislature (1925) - T.K. Irvin, postoffice Dallas, nativity Kansas, age 37, lawyer, member of former legislatures: 38th.
    38th Legislature (1923) - T.K. Irwin. Texas Legislative Manual. 38th 39th


  • Photograph. T.K. Irwin, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. T.K. Irwin, 38th Legislature, A State of Remembrance

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

39th R.S. - 1925
Conservation and Reclamation  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Penitentiary Investigating Committee  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions (Chair) 
38th R.S. - 1923
Banks and Banking  
Charges Against Legislature by Hull Youngblood, Joint  
Charges Against the Legislature, Investigate  
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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