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G. Hobert Nelson G. Hobert Nelson
Full Name: G. Hobert Nelson
Date of birth: February 27, 1902
Date of death: May 20, 1983

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 30 Jan 12, 1937 - Jan 14, 1941 46th (1)   45th (2)   Democrat Lubbock / Lubbock   Andrews, Bailey, Borden, Cochran, Cottle, Crosby, Dawson, Dickens, Floyd, Gaines, Garza, Hale, Hockley, Howard, Kent, King, Lamb, Lubbock, Lynn, Martin, Motley, Stonewall, Terry, Yoakum
S 30 Oct 2, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th (3)   Democrat Tahoka / Lynn   Andrews, Bailey, Borden, Cochran, Cottle, Crosby, Dawson, Dickens, Floyd, Gaines, Garza, Hale, Hockley, Howard, Kent, King, Lamb, Lubbock, Lynn, Martin, Motley, Stonewall, Terry, Yoakum
(1) 46th Legislature - 1/10/1939, pp. 1-2, listed in "Roll Call of Senators. . .who were Members of the Forty-fifth Legislature and whose terms of office continue for the duration of the Forty-sixth Legislature." Senate Journal.
(2) 45th Legislature - 1/12/1937, p. 2, listed in "Oath of Office Administered to Senators-Elect." Senate Journal.
(3) G. Hobert Nelson, in special election 9/28/1935, sworn 10/2/1935, succeeded Arthur P. Duggan, died 9/6/1935. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Birth date 2/27/1902. FamilySearch.
  • Memorial, December 1983, p. 1453. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. G. Hobert Nelson, 44th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. G. Hobert Nelson, 45th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. G. Hobert Nelson, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 44th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 45th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 46th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Commerce and Manufacturing (Vice Chair) 
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Education  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Judicial Districts (Chair) 
    Representative Districts  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Affairs  
    State Institutions and Departments  
    45th R.S. - 1937
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Educational Affairs (Vice Chair) 
    Finance  
    Judicial Districts (Chair) 
    Nominations of the Governor  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Representative Districts  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Highways and Motor Traffic  
    State Penitentiaries  
    44th R.S. - 1935
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Congressional Districts  
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Educational Affairs  
    Finance  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Public Printing  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Affairs  
    State Highways and Motor Traffic  
    State Penitentiaries  
     

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