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Thomas Rowell Thomas Rowell
Full Name: Thomas David Rowell, Sr.
Date of birth: April 8, 1863
Date of death: January 26, 1948

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3 Jan 12, 1915 - Oct 19, 1916 34th (1)   Democrat Jefferson / Marion   Bowie, Cass, Marion
H 3 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd (2)   Democrat Jefferson / Marion   Bowie, Cass, Marion
H 8 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Jefferson / Marion   Harrison, Marion
H 3 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Jefferson / Marion   Bowie, Cass, Marion
(1) Rowell resigned 10/19/1916. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Mentioned in "Candidates for Speakership," 10/11/1912. Wichita Daily Times.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, April 1948, p. 289. T.D. Rowell, Sr. Relatives: Thomas David Rowell, Sr. - father; Thomas David Rowell, Jr. - son. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Thomas Rowell,23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. Thomas Rowell,23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Thomas Rowell,32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Thomas Rowell,33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Thomas Rowell,34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, east wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • 32nd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 33rd 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.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Hill (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • 23rd session composite photo of House members by Journeay (Texas State Library and Archives Commission). Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
  • Committee Informationtop
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Appropriations  
    Common Carriers (Chair) 
    Engrossed Bills  
    Judiciary  
    Senatorial Districts  
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Appropriations  
    Conduct of Newspaper Representatives, Investigate (Chair) 
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Insurance  
    Judiciary  
    Mines and Mining  
    Public Lands and Land Office (Vice Chair) 
    32nd R.S. - 1911
    Agricultural and Mechanical College, Legislature Visitation Arrangements  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on the Deaf and Dumb Institute  
    Civil and Criminal Procedure  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Congressional Districts  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Judiciary  
    Prohibition Amendment Election held July 22, 1911, Investigate  
    23rd R.S. - 1893
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Military Affairs (Chair) 
    Revenue and Taxation  
     

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