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George M. Thurmond George Murat Thurmond
Full Name: George Murat Thurmond
Date of birth: December 14, 1873
Date of death: July 10, 1925

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 83 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Victoria / Victoria   Bee, Calhoun, Jackson, Refugio, Victoria
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 62nd Legislature, R.S., HCR 3. Roger H. Thurmond, Sr. "served in the House of Representatives, as had his father [George Murat Thurmond] before him, holding a seat that was later held by each of his own two sons, George M. Thurmond [II] and Roger H. Thurmond, Jr." Relatives: George Murat Thurmond [I] - father; Roger H. Thurmond, Sr. - son. Roger H. Thurmond, Sr. - father; George M. Thurmond [II] and Roger H. Thurmond, Jr. - sons. George M. Thurmond [II] and Roger H. Thurmond, Jr. - brothers. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Mentioned in biographical sketch of his father, Columbus Lafayette Thurmond, pp. 100-101. Memorial and Genealogical Record of Texas: Containing Biographical Histories and Genealogical Records of Many Leading Men and Prominent Families, 1894.
  • Other Resources
  • George Murat Thurmond, birth date 12/14/1873 in Victoria, death date 7/10/1925 in Del Rio, Val Verde County, occupation: lawyer, burial in Del Rio. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Thurmond family group sheets. Relatives: George M. Thurmond [I] - grandfather; Roger H. Thurmond, Jr. and George M. Thurmond [II] - grandsons. George M. Thurmond [I], Pulaski A. Thurmond, and Alfred Sturgis Thurmond - brothers. Pulaski A. Thurmond and Alfred Sturgis Thurmond - uncles; Roger H. Thurmond, Sr. - nephew. Pulaski A. Thurmond and Alfred Sturgis Thurmond - great uncles; Roger H. Thurmond, Jr. and George M. Thurmond [II] - great nephews. LillyMcGrewgeneaologypages, 2001.
  • "Sunstroke Insurance Paid," 10/6/1925, p. 11. San Antonio Express.
  • "Death Claims Form S.A. Official," 7/10/1925, p. 27. San Antonio Light.
  • 27th Legislature (1901) - G.M. Thurmond, Victoria, lawyer, nativity Texas, age 27 (born circa 1874), Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. George M. Thurmond, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Agricultural Affairs Subcommittee on the Beeville Experimental Station  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 2  
    Public Health and Vital Statistics  
    Public Printing  
    Representative Districts  

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