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E.E. Thompson Everett Edward Thompson
Full Name: Everett Edward Thompson
Date of birth: May 14, 1860
Date of death: September 23, 1950

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 45 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Kaufman / Kaufman   Kaufman
H 45 Mar 25, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd (1) (2)   Democrat Kaufman / Kaufman   Kaufman

(1) E.E. Thompson, in special election 3/17/1913, sworn 3/25/1913, succeeded D.C. Kelley, died 2/23/1913. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Assumed Democrat based on listing as Democrat in 34th Legislature. Texas Legislative Manual.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, "E.E. Thompson Is Laid to Rest," Kaufman Herald, 10/19/1950, p. 8. Everett E. Thompson, native of North Carolina, moved to Kaufman in 1891, "representative from Kaufman during his residency here," died "recently" in Los Angeles, California, at 90 years old. NewspaperARCHIVE.com.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - Everett E. Thompson, Kaufman, Kaufman County, born May 1860 in South Carolina, hardware merchant, wife Modena.
    Census of 1910 - Everett E. Thompson, Kaufman, Kaufman County, age 49 (born ca. 1861), born in North Carolina, hardware merchant, wife Katie.
    Census of 1920 - E.E. Thompson, Kaufman, Kaufman County, age 58, farmer - gin farm, wife Katie Belle.
    California Death Index, 1940-1997 - Everett Thompson, birth date 5/14/1860 in South Carolina [sic], death date 9/23/1950 in Los Angeles. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 California Death Index
  • Everett Edward Thompson, born 5/14/1860 in Alamance County, North Carolina; Census of 1910 in Kaufman County, Texas; died 1950 in California. Family tree, "A Thompson Family in Orange & Alamance Counties, NC," by Gary Thompson. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • 34th Legislature (1915) - E.E. Thompson, postoffice Kaufman, nativity North Carolina, age 54 (born circa 1861), 33 years in Texas, farmer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Kaufman County Marriage Certificates - E.E. Thompson, marriages to Modena {E.} Murphy on 9/11/1892, Book 5, and to Katie Bell Ellis on 3/2/1902, Book 8, p. 269. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. E.E. Thompson, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. E.E. Thompson, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 33rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
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    34th R.S. - 1915
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