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Raymond Lee Tollett

Raymond Lee Tollett, American lawyer, banker, petroleum corpn. executive. Member Texas Republican.


  • Tollett, Raymond Lee was born on December 9, 1907 in Temple, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Franklin M. and Elizabeth Maude (Dodson) Tollett.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Laws, Dixie University, 1932.


    • September 17, 1943); 1 daughter, Eugenia Kay. Married second, Iris Evelyn Goodbrake, November 17, 1945. Children—Raymond Lee, Junior, Jason Blake, Iris Annual Accountant independent oil companies Northern Texas, 1925-1933.

      Public practice of accounting and law, January-September 1934. Special agent and agent-in-charge, Federal Bureau Investigation, 1934-1937. Secretary-treasurer Wrightsman Oil Corporation, Fort Worth, Texas, 1937-1939.

      Secretary-treasurer, executive vice president Cosden Oil & Chemical Company, 1939-1940, president, 1940-1968. Regional Executive Committee Boy Scouts. Regent N. Texas State University.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Member Texas Republican. Clubs: Fort Worth (Texas).


    • Married Leta Marie Bennett, June 30, 1929 (divorced September 17, 1943).; married second, Iris Evelyn Goodbrake, November 17, 1945. Children: Raymond Lee, Junior.
    • father: Franklin M. Tollett
    • mother: Elizabeth Maude (Dodson) Tollett
    • spouses: Leta Marie Bennett
    • Iris Evelyn Goodbrake
    • children: Raymond Lee Tollett
    • Jr Tollett
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    Born December 9, 1907
    Died October 26, 1969
    (aged 61)