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O. E. Cannon Oscar Eli Cannon
Full Name: Oscar Eli Cannon, Jr.
Date of birth: June 27, 1906
Date of death: June 30, 1986

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 71 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Duval, Jim Wells, Nueces
H 71 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Duval, Jim Wells, Nueces
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Census of 1940 - Oscar Eli Cannon, Corpus Christi, Nueces County, age 33, lawyer - private practice, law partners James Allen Wood and Minor W. Pitts, Jr. FamilySearch.
  • Oscar Eli Cannon, Jr., death date 6/30/1986, Nueces County. FamilySearch Texas Death Index, 1964-1998.
  • Oscar Cannon, birth date 6/27/1906, death date June 1986, last place of residence Nueces County. FamilySearch U.S. Social Security Death Index.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. O. E. Cannon, 50th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. O. E. Cannon, 51st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 50th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 51st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    51st R.S. - 1949
    Claims and Accounts (Vice Chair) 
    Contingent Expenses  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Federal Relations  
    Reburial of Felix Longoria, Investigation, Special  
    Texas State Board of Examiners in Optometry, Investigation, Special  
    50th R.S. - 1947
    Banks and Banking  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Motor Traffic  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Oil, Gas, and Mining  

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