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T. R. Bolin Thomas Rayford Bolin
Full Name: Thomas Rayford Bolin
Date of birth: January 16, 1881
Date of death: March 16, 1950

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 32 Jan 14, 1919 - Dec 4, 1919 36th (1)   Democrat Omaha / Morris   Morris, Titus
H 32 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Omaha / Morris   Morris, Titus
H 3 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Omaha / Morris   Morris, Red River, Titus
(1) J.H. Vickers, in special election 1/17/1920, sworn 5/20/1920, succeeded T.R. Bolin, resigned 12/4/1919. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Death notice, "Former Legislator T.R. Bolin Dies," 3/18/1950, p. 17. Thomas Rayford Bolin, "a leader in the fight in Texas for women's suffrage, prohibition legislation, and highway building while representative from Titus County . . . native of Omaha." Abilene Reporter-News.
  • Thomas Rayford Bolin, birth date 1/16/1881, death date 3/16/1950, interment in Loving Cemetery, Morris County. Find a Grave.
  • 36th Legislature (1919) - T.R. Bolin, postoffice Omaha, nativity Texas, age 38 (born circa 1881), 38 years in Texas, farmer, member of former legislatures: 32nd-34th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. T. R. Bolin, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. T.R. Bolin, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. T. R. Bolin, 36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 32nd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 36th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    36th R.S. - 1919
    Goodnight Ranch Visit  
    Liquor Traffic  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Liquor Traffic  
    Military Affairs  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Buildings and Grounds (Chair) 
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Supreme Judicial Districts  
    32nd R.S. - 1911
    Private Corporations  
    Public Debt  
    Public Lands and Land Office  

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