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George Farmer Burgess

congressman

George Farmer Burgess, American congressman. member 57th to 63d Congresses (1901-1913), 10th Texas Dist.

Background

Burgess, George Farmer was born on September 21, 1861 in Wharton County, Texas, United States. Son of Doctor C. H. A. Burgess.

Education

Public school education.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1882, in practice at Gonzales, Texas County attorney Gonzales County, 1886-1889. Presidential elector, 1892. Member 57th to 63d Congresses (1901-1913), 10th Texas District and 63d and 64th Congresses (1913-1917), 9th Texas District.

Membership

Member 57th to 63d Congresses (1901-1913), 10th Texas Dist.

Connections

Married Marie Louise Sims, December 28, 1888.

father:
Doctor C. H. A. Burgess. Burgess

spouse:
Marie Louise Sims