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Eugene L. Harris Eugene L. Harris
Full Name: Eugene L. Harris
Date of birth: December 1, 1886
Date of death: August 27, 1954

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 119 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat El Paso / El Paso   Culberson, El Paso
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Photo and biographical sketch, "Young Lawyer as a Maker of Laws: El Paso's Representative the Youngest Who Ever Served the County," El Paso Herald, 1/24/1914, p. 7. Birth date 12/1/1886, son of "pioneering El Pasoans" William J. and Emilie Harris, attorney. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers.
  • Other Resources
  • Eugene L. Harris, birth date 12/1/1886, death date 8/27/1954, parents William J. Harris and Elizabeth Emilie Davis Harris, interment in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston. Find a Grave.
  • "Harris Rites in Chapel at 10 AM Today," Monday, 8/30/1954, section 1, page 9, and obituaries: Saturday, 8/28/1954, Sunday, 8/29/1954 and Monday, 8/30/1954. Death date Friday, 8/27/1954 at 8:20 PM. Houston Post.
  • Eugene L. Harris, El Paso, nativity Texas, age 26, lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Eugene L. Harris, 33rd 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Congressional Districts  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Mines and Mining (Vice Chair) 
    Municipal Corporations  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    Visit State University, Special  
     

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