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Horace Bishop Sessions

Full Name: Horace Bishop Sessions
Birth date: June 19, 1905
Death date: October 10, 1998

Terms of Service

  • House, 44th (1) Legislature
    10/4/1935 - 1/12/1937
    Democrat
(1) Horace B. Sessions, in special election 8/24/1935, sworn and temporarily seated 9/16/1935, pending resolution of election contest and finally seated 10/4/1935, succeeded Harvey O. Jones, resigned 7/14/1935. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Selected Newspaper articles

Other Resources

  • "Sessions to Legislature: Ballinger Man Thanks Voters for Support in Saturday Election," 8/27/1935, p. 10. Sessions was 30 years old at election, native of Oklahoma, lawyer. Abilene Daily Reporter .
  • Horace B. Sessions, birth date 6/19/1905, death date 10/10/1998, interment in Paint Rock Cemetery, Paint Rock, Concho County. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, Horace Bishop Sessions, 10/11/1998. Fort Worth Star-Telegram .

Committee Information

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