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Edwin Campbell Street
Full Name: Edwin Campbell Street
Date of birth: August 16, 1879
Date of death: September 6, 1961

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 97-1 Sep 13, 1926 - Jan 11, 1927 39th (1)   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan

(1) Edwin C. Street, in special election 9/4/1926, sworn 9/13/1926, succeeded Drummond W. Bartlett, resigned 4/11/1926. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Edwin Campbell Street, birth date 8/16/1879, death date 9/6/1961, burial in Oakwood Cemetery.Waco, McLennan County. Obituary, Waco News-Tribune, 9/7/1961; biographical sketch from A Century of Fraternity, Waco Masonic Lodge #92, 1852-1952. Son of Judge and Mrs. Thomas A. Street, spouse Dora Ferguson Street (died January 1953), son Tom Street. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1920 - Edwin C. Street, Waco, McLennan County, age 40, born in Alabama, lawyer. FamilySearch.
  • "McLennan County Votes Today on Representative: Judge E.C. Street Is Indorsed by County Democratic Convention as Successor to Barlett," 9/4/1926, p. 1.
    "His Head Bowed in Shame, Street Says He's Grafter Now: Went to Dinner at Demo Convention and Bobbitt Crowd Paid Bill - But No Promises," 9/9/1926, p. 1. "E.C. Street, newly elected legislator from McLennan County." Waco News-Tribune.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Commerce and Manufacturing  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  

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