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D.B. Marr Donald Phelps Marr
Full Name: Donald Phelps Marr
Date of birth: October 27, 1855
Date of death: November 4, 1893

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 78 Jan 11, 1881 - Jun 23, 1881 17th (1) (2)   Democrat Pleasanton / Atascosa   Atascosa, Karnes, Live Oak, San Patricio, Wilson

(1) Thomas A. Rodriguez, in special election 9/17/1881, sworn 4/6/1882, succeeded Donald P. Marr, resigned 6/23/1881. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Democrat. Pocket Directory of the Seventeenth Legislature of Texas, 1881.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, D.P. Marr, Judge, pp. 94-95. Born 10/27/1855 in Eldorado, Union County, Arkansas. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Representative Men of Texas, 22nd Legislature, 1892.
  • Biographical sketch, Judge D.P. Marr, pp. 125-127. Donald Phelps Marr, born 10/27/1855 in Eldorado, Union County, Arkansas. "Of course it is unnecessary to say that he [Marr] is a Democrat." Types of Successful Men of Texas, 1890.
  • Other Resources
  • Donald P. Marr, birth date 10/27/1855, death date 11/4/1893, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Travis County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. D.B. Marr, 17th Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 17th session composite photo of House members (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
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