Frank E. Perkins

Francis Earl Perkins

Full Name: Francis Earl "Frank" Perkins
Date of birth: April 12, 1896
Date of death: March 2, 1977

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 38 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Sumner / Lamar   Fannin, Lamar

(1) Sumner, Lamar County. House Journal.
(2) Candidate announcement, "Frank E. Perkins: Candidate for Flotorial Representative, District 38," 2/8/1920, p. 8, served when "the great war broke out in Europe." Paris Morning News.
(3) Home post office Paris. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, Frank E. Perkins, 3/3/1977, p. 2. Marriage to Dema Holt 9/23/1953 in Hugo, Oklahoma. Paris News.

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Francis Earl "Frank" Perkins, birth date 4/12/1896 in Lamar County, residence in Sumner, employed by Chicota School in Chicota, Texas in 1942; death date 3/2/1977 in Paris, Lamar County, retired printer, father John M. Perkins, mother Annie Reid, spouse Dema Perkins. U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942; Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982.
  • Census of 1900 - Francis E. Perkins, Lamar County, age 4, birth date April 1896, son of John and Annie E. Perkins.
    Census of 1910 - Frank E. Perkins, Lamar County, age 14, born circa 1896 in Texas, farm laborer, son of Jennie [Annie] E. Perkins.
    Census of 1920 - Francis E. Perkins, Lamar County, age 23, born circa 1897 in Texas, farmer, son of Annie E. Perkins.
    Census of 1940 - Frank Perkins, Lamar County, age 46, born circa 1894 in Texas, farmer, son of Annie Perkins. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 1940
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - Frank E. Perkins, postoffice Paris, nativity Texas, age 24 (born circa 1897), 24 years in Texas, farmer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


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Committee Information top

37th R.S. - 1921
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Health  

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