Thomas Marvin Andrews
Full Name: Thomas Marvin "Tom" Andrews
Date of birth: December 22, 1930
Date of death: April 5, 2012
Terms of Service top
||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 10, 1961 - Nov 23, 1962
Aransas Pass / San Patricio
Aransas, Refugio, San Patricio
Opinion WW-1476 dated 11/15/1962 addresses terms of office for members of the House of Representatives. Newly-elected members may qualify for office and be entitled to a salary on the date the canvassing of the General Election returns is complete.
Attorney General of Texas
"Senators Get No Assurance on Early Pay" discusses the question of when newly-elected members of the legislature may qualify for office. States 23 unnamed representatives planned to take the oath early and begin drawing their salaries, 11/23/1962.
Dallas Morning News
"Wilson Opinion Awaited on Exact End of Terms" reports "a legislator can hold office until his successor has qualified or until 'the first of the year. . .'" State canvassing board to certify results of November election on 11/23/1962.
Dallas Morning News
Seniority list for the 68th Legislature shows Leroy Wieting took the oath of office for the 58th Legislature early—on 11/23/1962.
Texas House of Representatives, Chief Clerk's Office - Seniority Order
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Thomas Marvin Andrews, birth date 12/22/1930, residence in Aransas Pass.
FamilySearch United States Public Records, 1970-2009.
- Thomas Marvin Andrews, birth date 12/22/1930, death date 4/5/2012, burial in Prairie View Cemetery, Aransas Pass, San Patricio County. Includes obituary from Aransas Pass Progress, 4/6/2012. No headstone photo.
Find a Grave.
- Photo and memorial, October 2012, p. 728.
Texas Bar Journal.
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
Committee Information top
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