L.W. Harris

Ludd William Harris

Full Name: Ludd William "Pete" Harris
Date of birth: October 19, 1890
Date of death: September 4, 1970

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 59 Jan 12, 1943 - Nov 27, 1943 48th (1)   Democrat Whitney / Hill   Hill
H 59 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Whitney / Hill   Hill
H 59 Jan 11, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th (2) (3)   Democrat Whitney / Hill   Hill

(1) Harris resigned 11/27/1943. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) "Harris declared himself an old line democrat, ever for the fundamentals of the party . . .," "A Close Shave," 1/13/1923, p. 4. Port Arthur News.
(3) Ludd W. Harris, sworn 1/11/1923, succeeded George W. Garrett, member-elect, died 11/30/1922. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Other Resources

  • Ludd William Harris, birth date 10/19/1890, death date 9/4/1970 in Whitney, Hill County, accountant, State Board of Insurance. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Ludd W. Harris (1890-1970), burial in Bethlehem Cemetery, Whitney, Hill County, with spouse Clara B. Harris. Includes portrait, reprint of obituary, L.W. (Pete) Harris, The Whitney Messenger, 9/11/1970. Find a Grave.
  • Death of George Garrett and subsequent election of Ludd Harris mentioned in "Legislative Side Lights," 1/15/1923, p. 2. Port Arthur News.


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Committee Information top

48th R.S. - 1943
Commerce and Manufactures  
Game and Fisheries  
Military Affairs  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
47th R.S. - 1941
Conservation and Reclamation (Vice Chair) 
Game and Fisheries  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
38th R.S. - 1923
Game and Fisheries  
Military Affairs  

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