Laura Burleson Negley
Full Name: Laura Negley
Date of birth: November 18, 1890
Date of death: January 23, 1973
Terms of Service top
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Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931
San Antonio / Bexar
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
- Photo and biographical sketch, Laura Burleson Negley. Birth date 11/7/1890. First woman elected to Texas Legislature from San Antonio. With Helen Moore, one of first two women to serve in the Legislature at the same time. Relatives: Edward Burleson - great-grandfather.
Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999, 2000.
- Biographical sketch, "Who's Who and What's What in the Texas Legislature," by Ed Kilman, 2/1/1929, p. 4.
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
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