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Thomas Jefferson Crooks

Thomas Crooks
Full Name: Thomas Jefferson Crooks
Birth date: November 13, 1833
Death date: March 31, 1909

Terms of Service

  • House, 8th Legislature
    11/7/1859 - 11/4/1861

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Thomas J. Crooks (1833-1909), burial in Fairview Cemetery, Gainesville, Cooke County. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, Thomas Jefferson Crooks, "Judge Crooks Dead: A Most Notable Man Has Passed Away. Burial at Gainesville," The Sunday Gazetteer (Denison, Texas), 4/4/1909, p. 1, crediting the Grayson County Frontier Village. Born 1833 in Salem, Indiana; served as Representative of Red River County in Texas Legislature 1859-1860; death date 3/31/1909. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • Biographical sketch and portrait. Born 10/19/1835 in Salem, Washington County, Indiana. Texas Album of the Eighth Legislature 1860.

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