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M.A. Stamper Martin Alexander Stamper
Full Name: Martin Alexander Stamper
Date of birth: March 29, 1853
Date of death: June 7, 1923

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 13 Jan 12, 1897 - Jan 10, 1899 25th   Democrat Era / Cooke   Cooke, Denton, Wise
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, M.A. Stamper, "Was Father of Corsicana Lady," 6/11/1923, p. 11, from the Mineral Wells Index. "Mr. Stamper was a resident of Gainesville and of Cooke county for more than thirty years. He was a representative from Cooke county in the State Legislature, and was identified with the upbuilding of his home and county." Corsicana Daily Sun.
  • Obituary, "M.A. Stamper Died at Mineral Wells," Gainesville Daily Register and Messenger, 6/9/1923, p. 1, crediting Cooke County Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Biographical sketch, Martin A. Stamper, p. 100. Born 3/29/1853 in Decatur, Newton County, Mississippi. Texas State Government: A Volume of Biographical Sketches and Passing Comment, 25th Legislature, 1897.
  • Other Resources
  • Martin Alexander Stamper, birth date 3/29/1853, death date 6/7/1923, burial in Fairview Cemetery, Gainesville, Cooke County, with spouse Elizabeth Lee Stamper. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. M.A. Stamper, 25th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 25th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    25th R.S. - 1897
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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