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H.P. Brelsford H.P. Brelsford
Full Name: Homer Platt Brelsford
Date of birth: September 1, 1869
Date of death: May 18, 1933

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 28 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 9, 1917 34th (1)   33rd (2)   Democrat Eastland / Eastland   Andrews, Borden, Callahan, Crane, Dawson, Eastland, Ector, Fisher, Gaines, Garza, Glasscock, Haskell, Howard, Jones, Kent, Loving, Lynn, Martin, Midland, Mitchell, Nolan, Palo Pinto, Scurry, Shackelford, Stephens, Stonewall, Taylor, Terry, Upton, Ward, Winkler, Yoakum
H 85 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th   Democrat Eastland / Eastland   Eastland
H 85 Jan 13, 1903 - Jan 10, 1905 28th   Democrat Eastland / Eastland   Eastland
(1) 34th Legislature - 1/12/1915, pp. 1-2, listed in Roll Call with "holdover Senators." Senate Journal.
(2) 33rd Legislature - 1/14/1913, p. 3, elected on 11/5/1912. Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 43rd Legislature, R.S., House resolution, 5/19/1933, p. 2574. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • 43rd Legislature, R.S., SR 116, 5/22/1933, pp. 1979-1981. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • Interment in Eastland Cemetery, Eastland, Texas; birth date 9/1/1869; death date 5/18/1933. Eastland Cemetery.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. H.P. Brelsford, 28th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H.P. Brelsford, 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H.P. Brelsford, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H.P. Brelsford, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 33rd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, east wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 34th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, south wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 28th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Congressional Districts  
    Contingent Expenses  
    Finance  
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Mining and Irrigation (Chair) 
    Penitentiary Investigating Committee (Vice Chair) 
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Congressional Districts  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Meningitis Outbreak, Investigate  
    Military Affairs  
    Mining and Irrigation (Chair) 
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Affairs (Chair) 
    State Asylums  
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Counties (Chair) 
    Judiciary  
    Penitentiaries  
    Private Corporations  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    State Penitentiaries  
    28th R.S. - 1903
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
     

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