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James Madison Perdue

J.M. Perdue
Full Name: James Madison "Jim" Perdue
Birth date: May 14, 1848
Death date: October 7, 1929

Terms of Service

  • House, 39th Legislature
    1/13/1925 - 1/11/1927
  • House, 38th Legislature
    1/9/1923 - 1/13/1925

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries


Other Resources

  • J.M. Perdue, marriage to Florence T. Todd 2/25/1883 in Upshur County. FamilySearch . Texas Marriages, 1837-1973
  • J.M. Perdue, birth date 5/14/1848 in Alabama; death date 10/7/1929 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • James M. Perdue, birth date 5/14/1848, death date 10/7/1929, burial in Rosedale Cemetery, Gladewater, Gregg County. Includes death notice from Fort Worth Record-Telegram, 10/8/1929. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, "Jim Perdue Passes Away in Fort Worth," 10/8/1929, p. 3. Perdue "served as a member of the legislature"; daughter Miss Lamon Perdue of Fort Worth. Longview News-Journal .
  • Biographical sketch and drawing, James Madison Perdue, The Southern Mercury, Texas Farmers' Alliance Advocate (Dallas, Texas), 8/29/1889, p. 1. "Our New Officials" of the Farmers State Alliance of Texas. J.M. Perdue, Vice President, born 5/14/1848 in Macon County, Alabama; married Miss Florence Todd on 2/25/1883 at West Mountain, Upshur County. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • 39th Legislature (1925) - James M. Perdue, postoffice Gilmer, nativity Alabama, age 76 (born circa 1849), farmer and stock raiser, member of former legislatures: 38th. Texas Legislative Manual .
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