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Maurice Hood Dowell

Maurice Dowell
Full Name: Maurice Hood Dowell
Birth date: May 26, 1884
Death date: July 16, 1944

Terms of Service

  • House, 46th Legislature
    1/10/1939 - 1/14/1941
  • House, 42nd Legislature
    1/13/1931 - 1/10/1933

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Obituary, "Former Legislator Succumbs at Luling", unknown newspaper, 7/17/1944. Card File .
  • Lists Maurice Hood Dowell, son of Shelton Clark and Lizzie Dowell, "appears to have lived in Luling his entire life. He served two terms as a State Representative in the Texas Legislature." Descendants of Thomas White 2008.
  • Ancestral file lists Maurice H. Dowell, birth date 5/26/1884 in Plum Creek Ranch, Caldwell County; death date 7/16/1944; married to wife Gussie. FamilySearch .
  • United States Army, Private, 28th Company, 165th Depot Brigade, World War I. Maurice H. Dowell, address Luling, Texas. FamilySearch Texas, World War I Records, 1917-1920 (Texas Military Forces Museum, Austin) .
  • Maurice Hood Dowell, birth date 5/26/1884, death date 7/16/1944, biographical sketch, interment in Luling City Cemetery, Caldwell County. Find a Grave .
  • United States Army, Pvt 165 Depot Brig, World War I. Military grave marker, Maurice H. Dowell. Find a Grave .
  • Brief bio excerpt in "An Inventory of Family Papers at the Texas State Archives, [after1849]-1937, undated". Texas State Library and Archives Commission .

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