M.L. McFarland

Malcolm Leander McFarland

Full Name: Malcolm Leander McFarland
Date of birth: February 18, 1840
Date of death: January 2, 1930

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 108 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Rockwood / Coleman   Brown, Coleman

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House District 108
Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895
Legislatures: 23rd  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Rockwood / Coleman
Counties in district: Brown, Coleman

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, Malcolm Leander McFarland, "M.L. M'Farland Pioneer This Section, Dead," Brownwood Bulletin, 1/2/1930, p. 5, crediting Brownwood Public Library. Born 2/18/1840 in Mississippi. "Mr. McFarland spent one term in the Texas Legislature as a representative of Brown and Coleman counties. He made an enviable record as a legislator." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • M.L. McFarland, birth date 2/18/1840, death date 1/2/1930, burial in Greenleaf Cemetery, Brownwood, Brown County, U.C.V. (United Confederate Veterans). Find a Grave.
  • 23rd Legislature (1893) - M.L. McFarland, postoffice Rockwood, nativity Mississippi, age 53 (born circa 1840), farmer, 12 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. M.L. McFarland, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. M.L. McFarland, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

23rd R.S. - 1893
Counties and County Boundaries  
Public Lands and Land Office  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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