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Calvin Cureton Calvin Cureton
Full Name: Calvin Maples Cureton
Date of birth: September 1, 1874
Date of death: April 8, 1940

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 74 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Meridian / Bosque   Bosque, Johnson
H 74 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st   Democrat Meridian / Bosque   Bosque, Johnson
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 39th Legislature, R.S., 2/17/1925, p. 712, W.E. Cureton. Relatives: Hon. W.E. Cureton - father, Hon. C.M. Cureton - son. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • CURETON, CALVIN MAPLES (1874-1940). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch and portrait, Calvin Maples Cureton, Chief Justice, Texas Supreme Court, 1921-1940. Justices of Texas, 1836-1986 (Tarlton Law Library, The University of Texas at Austin), 2004.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, p. 22. Texans and Their State: A Newspaper Reference Work, 1918.
  • Honorary, January 1938, pp. 9-13. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Memorial, November 1951, p. 657, for Hugh J. Cureton, Sr. Relatives: William E. Cureton - father, "a pioneer rancher and former member of the Texas Legislature"; C.M. Cureton - son, "former Attorney General of Texas who served as chief justice of the Supreme Court of Texas." Texas Bar Journal.
  • Cureton, Calvin Maples. Texas State Cemetery.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Company I, 3rd Texas Infantry, Spanish-American War. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Cureton, Calvin M., United States Volunteers, Spanish-American War, Call Number 401-226. [Possibly Corporal], Company I, 3rd Texas Infantry, Spanish-American War. Texas Adjutant General Service Records 1836-1935.
  • Other Resources
  • Portrait. Texas Jurists, 1836 - 1936, 1936.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Calvin Cureton, Texas Jurists Collection
  • Photograph. Calvin Cureton, Texas Jurists Collection
  • Photograph. Calvin Cureton, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Calvin Cureton, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 31st session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, north wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 32nd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    32nd R.S. - 1911
    Appropriations Subcommittee on the Agricultural and Mechanical College  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on the Prairie View Normal  
    Banks and Banking  
    Civil and Criminal Procedure  
    Prohibition Amendment Election held July 22, 1911, Investigate  
    31st 1st C.S. - 1909
    Banks and Banking  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
    31st R.S. - 1909
    Banks and Banking  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  

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