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Hon. Tankesley Marshall Tankersley
Full Name: Marshall Tankersley
Date of birth: January 8, 1856
Date of death: March 21, 1913

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 92 Jan 13, 1885 - Jan 11, 1887 19th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 33 Jan 11, 1881 - Jan 9, 1883 17th (1) (2)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris

(1) Democrat, 11/17/1880, p. 2. Galveston Daily News.
(2) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 33rd Legislature, R.S., 3/29/1913, p. 1845. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, M. Tankersley, p. 53. Born 1/8/1856 in Houston. Personnel of the Texas State Government for 1885, 19th Legislature, 1885.
  • Other Resources
  • Marshall Tankersley, age 56, born circa 1857 in Houston, death date 3/21/1913 in Houston, Harris County, burial in Glenwood Cemetery. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Death notices, Marshall Tankersley, "former member of the Texas Legislature," 3/21/1913, p. 1, and 3/22/1913, p. 7. Houston Chronicle.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Hon. Tankesley, 19th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. M. Tankersly, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 19th session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 17th session composite photo of House members (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    19th R.S. - 1885
    Internal Improvement  
    Judicial Districts (Chair) 
    Judiciary No. 1  
    17th R.S. - 1881
    Internal Improvements  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Towns and City Corporations  

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