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Thomas David Rowell, Jr.

Tom D. Rowell, Jr.
Full Name: Thomas David "Tom" Rowell, Jr.
Birth date: October 17, 1898
Death date: July 6, 1978

Terms of Service

  • House, 40th (1) Legislature
    1/11/1927 - 1/19/1928
  • House, 39th Legislature
    1/13/1925 - 1/11/1927
(1) Rowell resigned 1/19/1928. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Thomas David Rowell, Jr., birth date 10/17/1898 in Texas; death date 7/6/1978 in Houston, Harris County; attorney, Amoco Oil Company; served in World War I. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1977-1986 .
  • United States Marine Corps, World War I. Thomas David Rowell, Jr., birth date 7/17/1898 [sic]; birthplace Jefferson; residence in Jefferson, Marion County, Texas. FamilySearch Texas, World War I Records, 1917-1920 (Texas Military Forces Museum, Austin) .
  • Tom D. Rowell Jr., birth date 10/17/1898, death date 7/6/1978, photo, burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Jefferson, Marion County, with spouse Ruth K. Rowell. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, "Funeral Service Held July 8 for Tom D. Rowell," 7/13/1978, p. 7. "He was a veteran of World War I, having served with the U.S. Marines. He served in the Texas House of Representatives for two terms . . . " Jefferson Jimplecute .
  • Memorial, October 1978, p. 902. Texas Bar Journal .
  • Memorial, April 1948, p. 289. Relatives: Thomas David Rowell, Sr. - father; Thomas David Rowell, Jr. - son. Texas Bar Journal .

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