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Jesse F. Odom

Full Name: Jesse F. Odom
Date of birth: February 3, 1871
Date of death: May 13, 1924

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 13 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1)   Democrat Lindale / Smith   Gregg, Smith

(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Census of 1900 - Jesse Odom, Smith County, age 28, birth date February 1872, lawyer, wife Sallie Odom, son Jessie P. Odom.
    Census of 1910 - Jesse F. Odom, Lindale, Smith County, age 39, born circa 1871 in Texas, lawyer, wife Sallie E. Odom.
    Census of 1920 - Jesse F. Odom, Tyler, Smith County, age 48, born circa 1872 in Texas, banker, wife Sallie E. Odom. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920
  • Jesse F. Odom, birth date 2/3/1871 in Smith County, death date 5/13/1924 in Tyler, Smith County, mill business. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Jesse F. Odom (1871-1924), burial in Rose Hill Cemetery, Tyler, Smith County. Find a Grave.
  • "Smith County Chairman: Decides that His Constituents Are Opposed to Senator Bailey," 12/23/1906, p. 9. "Hon. Jesse F. Odom, chairman of the democratic executive committee of Smith county," Lindale, Texas. Signed J.W. Odom. Houston Post.
  • "Owner of Largest Lumber Mill is Dead," 5/18/1924, p. 5. Judge Jesse F. Odom. Lubbock Morning Avalanche.
  • 31st Legislature (1909) - Jesse Odom, postoffice Lindale, nativity Texas, age 38 (born circa 1871), lawyer, 38 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. Jesse Odom, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

31st 1st C.S. - 1909
Claims and Accounts  
Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
Federal Relations  
Privileges, Suffrage, and Elections  
Public Lands and Land Office  
Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
Stock and Stock Raising  
31st R.S. - 1909
Claims and Accounts  
Federal Relations  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Stock and Stock Raising  

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