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Ernest Bruce Ernest Lynwood Bruce
Full Name: Ernest Lynwood Bruce
Date of birth: September 21, 1876
Date of death: January 5, 1949

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 14 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Orange / Orange   Jefferson, Liberty, Orange
H 14 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Orange / Orange   Jefferson, Liberty, Orange
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Ernest L. Bruce, birth date 9/21/1876 in Mineola, death date 1/5/1949 in Orange, lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Ernest Lynwood Bruce (1876-1949), interment in Evergreen Cemetery, Orange, Orange County. Includes obituary from The Eagle (Bryan, TX), 1/5/1949, "First Editor of A-M Battalion Dies at Orange," noting Bruce's service in the Legislature. Find a Grave.
  • 34th Legislature (1915) - E.L. Bruce, postoffice Orange, nativity Texas, age 38 (born circa 1877), lawyer, 38 years in Texas, member of former legislatures: 33rd, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Ernest Bruce, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ernest Bruce, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 33rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Appropriations  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Private Corporations  
    Reforms in Civil Procedure  
    Reforms in Criminal Procedure  
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Forestry (Chair) 
    Internal Improvements  
    Reforms in Civil Procedure  
    Reforms in Criminal Procedure (Vice Chair) 
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