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Edward P. Marshall Edward P. Marshall
Full Name: Edward P. Marshall
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 16 Apr 18, 1876 - Sep 11, 1876 15th (1) (2)   Democrat Longview / Gregg   Gregg, Smith

(1) Representative apportionment - Ordinance adopted by Constitutional Convention of the State of Texas, 1875. "Sixteenth District - The counties of Smith and Gregg shall elect one representative; Smith to be the returning county." University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History. Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(2) Marshall resigned 9/11/1876. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biography, pp. 77-78. Born in Alabama, 33 years old (born ca. 1843). Elected District Attorney - Ninth Judicial District in fall 1872; "resides at Longview, in Gregg county." Sketches of Legislators and State Officers, Fifteenth Legislature, 1876-1878, 1876.
  • Other Resources
  • 1873 Grand Jury list, Gregg County TxGenWeb, mentions E.P. Marshall, District Attorney. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Edward P. Marshall, 15th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 15th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    15th R.S. - 1876
    Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts, Examine (Chair) 
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Privileges and Elections  

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