D. Leon Harp

D. Leon Harp

Full Name: D. Leon Harp
Date of birth: October 8, 1886
Date of death: March 6, 1976

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 12 Mar 12, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th (1) (2)   Democrat Mexia / Limestone   Brazos, Freestone, Limestone, Robertson
H 113 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat San Angelo / Tom Green   Irion, Schleicher, Sterling, Tom Green

(1) William E. Doyle, sworn 7/18/1921, succeeded D. Leon Harp, resigned after Regular Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) 37th Legislature - List of State Senators Elected at the General Election Held November 2nd, 1920, oath of office administered, 1/11/1921, pp. 2-3. Senate Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • History of Mexia, by D. Leon Harp, p. 84. Davis, Ellis Arthur and Edwin H. Grobe, editors, The Encyclopedia of Texas, Volume 1, 1922. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Ellis Island Passenger Manifest from 6/28/1924, sailing from Le Havre, arriving at New York, born 10/8/1886. Statute of Liberty - Ellis Island Foundation, Inc..


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Committee Information top

37th R.S. - 1921
Congressional Districts  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
Judicial Districts  
Public Buildings and Grounds  
State Institutions and Departments  
State Penitentiaries  
Stock and Stock Raising (Vice Chair) 
33rd R.S. - 1913
Banks and Banking  
Juvenile Reforms  
Public Lands and Land Office  
Stock and Stock Raising (Chair) 

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