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Charles Dee Kirkham

Charles D. Kirkham, Jr.
Full Name: Charles Dee Kirkham, Jr.
Birth date: July 28, 1925
Death date: April 16, 2010

Terms of Service

  • House, 54th Legislature
    1/11/1955 - 1/8/1957
  • House, 53rd (1) Legislature
    3/15/1954 - 1/11/1955
(1) Charles D. Kirkham, Jr., in special election 3/6/1954, sworn 3/15/1954, succeeded Bert Hall, resigned 6/15/1953. First session was 53rd 1st Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles


Other Resources

  • United States Army, 94th Infantry Division, World War II. Recipient of the Purple Heart and Unit Commendation Bronze Star. Obituary, 4/18/2010. Austin American-Statesman .
  • Charles D. Kirkham, birth date 7/28/1925, death date 4/16/2010, residence in Tarrant County. FamilySearch United States Social Security Death Index .
  • Charles D. Kirkham, Jr., birth date 7/28/1925, death date 4/16/2010, burial in Cleburne Memorial Cemetery, Cleburne, Johnson County. Find a Grave .
  • Photo, Charles D. Kirkham, Johnson County Military Heroes of WWII. Johnson County, Texas .
  • Photo, "Johnson County resident Charles Dee Kirkham unveils the Texas historical marker at the Wardville courthouse during a dedication ceremony Aug. 14 at the Chisholm Trail campsite at Lake Pat Cleburne." "Wardville Historical Marker Unveiled," Cleburne Times-Review, 9/12/2004, p. 10, crediting Johnson County Historical Commission. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
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