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Semmes Parish Semmes Parish
Full Name: Semmes W. Parish
Date of birth: 1871
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 63 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)   Democrat Calvert / Robertson   Robertson
H 63 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Calvert / Robertson   Robertson
(1) District 63 comprised of Roberston county; District 83 comprised of Bee, Goliad, Jackson, Refugio, and Victoria counties, pp. 29-30, Acts of 1892, 22nd Legislature, 1st C.S., ch. 21, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950 1950.
(2) Redistricting bill shows Robertson County in district 63. Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950 1950.
(3) District 63 represented by S.W. Parish, p. 2. House Journal .
(4) Lists district 63. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(5) District 83 represented by S.W. Parish, p. 62. Texas Legislative Manual .
(6) Roster of House members shows Parish representing district 83. Year book for Texas, 1901 1902.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Photographs
  • Photograph. Semmes Parish, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Semmes Parish, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 26th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • 27th Legislature, 1901 - Birth year estimated from age at beginning of 27th Legislature, pp. 22-23, 60-63. Texas Legislative Manual .
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Finance  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Military Affairs (Chair) 
    Mining and Minerals  
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Federal Relations  
    Military Affairs  
    Mining and Minerals  
    Private Land Claims  
     

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