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Welza Elijah Reid

W.E. Reid
Full Name: Welza Elijah "Wed" Reid
Birth date: July 19, 1894
Death date: August 15, 1954

Terms of Service

  • House, 41st (1) (2) Legislature
    1/8/1929 - 1/13/1931
    Democrat
(1) Home city listed as Colorado. House Journal .
(2) Wed E. Reid. Texas Legislative Manual .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Photographs

Other Resources

  • Census of 1930, Welza E. Reid, Colorado City, age 36, born in Arkansas, newspaper editor, wife Clyde. HeritageQuest Online .
  • Clyde Orilla Thurman married Welza Elijah "Wed" Reid of Yellville, Arkansas; birth date 7/19/1894; death date 8/15/1954. "Owner of Western Newspaper Supply, Dallas, TX. Published many newspapers throughout TX. Member of TX Legislature 1927-1929." RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service .

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