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D.W. Odell Daniel Weldon Odell
Full Name: Daniel Weldon Odell
Date of birth: December 30, 1867
Date of death: December 12, 1924

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 10 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 13, 1903 27th (1) (2)   26th (3)   Democrat Cleburne / Johnson Senate President Pro Tempore (27th)   Ellis, Hill, Johnson
(1) 27th Legislature - Senate President Pro Tempore, elected 9/4/1901, 1st C.S.; and 2nd C.S. Senate Journal.
(2) 27th Legislature - 1/8/1901, pp. 1-2, listed in "roll of hold-over Senators." Senate Journal.
(3) 26th Legislature - 1/10/1899, pp. 1-2, listed in "roll of Senators-elect." Senate Journal.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 39th Legislature, R.S., SR 74, 3/16/1925, pp. 1056-1057. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biography, GenealogyMagazine.com, 2000.
  • Other Resources
  • Died 12/12/1924, Chairman Industrial Accident Board 1917-1918. Card File.
  • Obituary, "Senator Odell, Noted Texas Lawyer Dies in Fort Worth," 12/13/1924, p. 1. McKinney Courier-Gazette.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. D.W. Odell, 26th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. D.W. Odell, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 26th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, west wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 27th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber gallery, north wall. 3E.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
    Agricultural Affairs  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judicial Districts  
    Public Buildings and Grounds  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    State Affairs (Chair) 
    26th R.S. - 1899
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Insurance, Statistics and History  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary No. 1  
    Public Debts, Claims and Accounts  
    Public Roads, Bridges and Ferries (Chair) 
    State Affairs  

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