Bodo Julius Holekamp
Full Name: Bodo Julius Holekamp
Date of birth: March 14, 1878
Date of death: October 27, 1953
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||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935
Boerne / Kendall
Blanco, Gillespie, Kendall, Llano
Name, postoffice, occupation, association membership, relationship to persons in state or county government. Resolution, 9/18/1933, pp. 45-48, and Questionnaire Authorized and Directed by Resolution Adopted by the House, 10/11/1933, pp. 588-601.
"Holekamp was elected as an "Independent" in the 43rd legislature (1933-36) although oldtimers in Austin recalled he was an avowed Republican." "Dallas GOP is Planning Career," 11/21/1950, p. 12.
Corsicana Daily Sun
"Amendments Rejected by Texas: Full Democratic Ticket is Elected in Lone Star State," 11/7/1934, pp. 1-A, 9-A. "The state's only non-Democratic member of the legislature, Bodo Holekamp of Boerne, was defeated . . . Holekamp was an independent."
San Antonio Light
Texas Legislative Manual
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Obituary, "Mr. Bodo Holkeamp," The Boerne Star, 11/5/1953, p. 1, crediting Patrick Heath Public Library. Bodo Holekamp, birth date 3/14/1878 in Comfort, death date 10/27/1953 in Boerne. "In 1932 he was elected as an Independent to the State Legislature where he served one term."
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
- Bodo Julius Holekamp, birth date 3/14/1878 in Comfort, Kendall County, death date 10/27/1953 in Boerne, Kendall County, Grand Trustee of Order of Sons of Herman.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- Bodo J. Holekamp, birth date 3/14/1878, death date 10/27/1953, burial in Comfort Cemetery, Comfort, Kendall County, with spouse Theresa Holekamp nee Schwethelm.
Find a Grave.
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