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J.E. Pearson James E. Pearson
Full Name: James E. Pearson, Jr.
Date of birth: December 2, 1867
Date of death: March 25, 1952

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 38 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Dodd City / Fannin   Fannin, Lamar
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituaries, "Jim Pearson Dies Here Early Today," 3/25/1952, p. 5, and "James Pearson Interred Today," 3/26/1952, p. 8. "James Pearson, former member of the Texas Legislature from Fannin County." Bonham Daily Favorite.
  • Other Resources
  • James E. Pearson, Jr., birth date 12/2/1867, death date 3/25/1952, burial in Dodd City Cemetery, Fannin County; includes reprints of obituaries in Bonham Daily Favorite, 3/25/1952 and 3/26/1952. Find a Grave.
  • 34th Legislature (1915) - J.E. Pearson, postoffice Dodd City, nativity Kentucky, age 46 (born circa 1869), farmer, 44 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.E. Pearson, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Accommodating the Insane, Provisions for  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Common Carriers  
    Liquor Traffic  

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