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H.R. Maxwell Homer Robert Maxwell
Full Name: Homer Robert Maxwell
Date of birth: March 24, 1896
Date of death: December 13, 1972

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 108 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Wayland / Stephens   Palo Pinto, Stephens
H 108 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Wayland / Stephens   Palo Pinto, Stephens
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Satterwhite Family History includes brief biography of descendant Homer Robert Maxwell. Arkansas Roots, 2001.
  • "Six Students in Legislature: Solons Are Woodall, Sheats, Woodruff, Tomme, Maxwell, and Young," 10/3/1926, p. 11, biographical sketches of Cory Sheats, Homer Maxwell, Ben J. Woodall, Grady Woodruff, Thomas J. Renfro, and Dewey Young, all serving in the called session and students at the The University of Texas. Daily Texan.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, Private, Headquarters Company, 143rd Infantry, World War I. Homer R. Maxwell, birth year estimated 1896, birthplace Wayland, Texas. Inducted at Breckenridge, Texas, 5/28/1918. FamilySearch Texas, World War I Records, 1917-1920 (Texas Military Forces Museum, Austin).
  • 143rd Infantry, Private, HQCO, World War I. Military grave marker, Homer Robert Maxwell, birth date 3/24/1896, death date 12/13/1972, burial in Frederick Cemetery, Frederick, Tilman County, Oklahoma. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary, The Frederick Press, 12/14/1972, p. 6. Arkansas Roots, 2001.
  • "Seven University of Texas Students are Members of Legislature; One is Senator," 1/12/1925, p. 11. San Antonio Express.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. H.R. Maxwell, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. H.R. Maxwell, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Federal Relations (Vice Chair) 
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Conservation and Reclamation (Vice Chair) 
    Public Health  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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