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Travis Thompson Theodore Travis Thompson
Full Name: Theodore Travis Thompson
Date of birth: April 20, 1866
Date of death: November 12, 1934

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 33 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Clarksville / Red River   Red River
H 33 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Clarksville / Red River   Red River
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Other Resources
  • Census of 1920 - Theo C. [T.] Thompson, Clarksville, Red River County, age 53, born circa 1867, lawyer/general practice, spouse Willie, son Aron. FamilySearch.
  • Theodore Travis Thompson, birth date 4/20/1866, death date 11/12/1934 in Red River County, attorney at law/lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Travis T. Thompson. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Remembrance of Theo Thompson, "recently deceased . . . represented Red River County in the legislature for two or more terms." "Backward Glances: Appreciation of Two Red River Men: Sam Cunningham Recalls Characteristics of Geo Grant and Theo. Thompson," 12/13/1934, p. 4 (right margin partially obscured). Paris News.
  • Death notice, "T. Theo Thompson Dies," Detroit News-Herald (Detroit, Tex.), 11/15/1934, p. 1, crediting Red River County Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 37th Legislature (1921) - T.T. Thompson, postoffice Clarksville, nativity Texas, age 54 (born circa 1867), 54 years in Texas, lawyer, member of former legislatures: 35th, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Slate Cemetery, Red River County, Texas. Theodore Travis Thompson, birth date 1867, death date 11/12/1934. "Former State Legislature Member, represented the 36th District [sic]; husband of Willie Ella Thompson." TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Travis Thompson, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Travis Thompson, 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 37th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
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    37th R.S. - 1921
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Federal Relations  
    Judicial Districts  
    Liquor Traffic  
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Federal Relations  
    Judicial Districts  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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