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Charles Martin Charles L. Martin
Full Name: Charles L. Martin
Date of birth: 1875
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 113 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Seymour / Baylor   Baylor, Haskell, Throckmorton
(1) Seymour. House Journal.
(2) Seymour, Baylor County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Westover. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch of brother D.K. "Dock" Martin in finding aid to D.K. "Dock" Martin Papers, 1916-1968, undated, Baylor University. Texas Archival Resources Online, 2010.
  • Other Resources
  • "C.L. Martin, '99, Junior law in the University of Texas . . . " and "D.K. Martin, '00, has been quite sick at his home in Itasca . . . ," The Baylor Lariat (Waco, Texas), Vol. 1, No. 12, Saturday, 2/9/1901, p. 3. Baylor University Libraries Digital Collections, Baylor University.
  • Census of 1920 - Charlie L. Martin, Seymour, Baylor County, age 44, born circa 1876, farmer, spouse Anna B. Martin.
    Census of 1930 - Charles L. Martin, Seymour, Baylor County, age 54, born circa 1876, farmer, spouse Anna B. Martin, son Charles, Jr. FamilySearch. 1920 1930
  • Charles Love Martin II, birth date 1/15/1876, death date 12/17/1963, interment in Itasca Cemetery, Itasca, Hill County; brother Dock K. Martin (1878-1965). Find a Grave.
  • "Charles L. Martin of Seymour, former state legislator," appointed Works Progress Administration (WPA) Director for the Wichita Falls district, "Seymour Man to Head WP Office," 7/19/1935. Brother D.K. Martin of San Antonio, member of state highway commission. Quanah Tribune-Chief.
  • 38th Legislature (1923) - C.L. Martin, postoffice Westover, nativity Texas, age 48 (born circa 1875), farmer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Charles Love Martin, Jr., B.Lit. Catalogue of The University of Texas, 1902-1903, p. 317. The University of Texas at Austin.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Charles Martin, 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  

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