Thurman W. Adkins

Thurman Walter Adkins

Full Name: Thurman Walter Adkins
Date of birth: February 21, 1905
Date of death: April 29, 1997

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 4 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Gilmer / Upshur   Camp, Upshur
H 4 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Lafayette / Upshur   Camp, Upshur

Terms of Service top

House District 4
Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933
Legislatures: 42nd  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Gilmer / Upshur
Counties in district: Camp, Upshur
House District 4
Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931
Legislatures: 41st  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Lafayette / Upshur
Counties in district: Camp, Upshur

Biographical Information top

Selected newspaper articles

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, "Who's Who and What's What in the Texas Legislature," by Ed Kilman, 1/26/1929, sec. 2, p. 2. Houston Post-Dispatch.

Other Resources

  • Thurman Walter Adkins, death date 4/29/1997 in Wheeler County. FamilySearch Texas Death Index, 1964-1998.
  • Thurman W. Adkins, birth date 2/21/1905, death date 4/29/1997, burial in Wheeler Cemetery, Wheeler, Wheeler County. Includes reprint of obituary from The Wheeler Times, 5/1/1997, p.1 Find a Grave.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

42nd R.S. - 1931
Municipal and Private Corporations (Vice Chair) 
State Affairs  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
41st R.S. - 1929
Conservation and Reclamation  
Game and Fisheries  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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