Hiram O'Keefe Childress

Full Name: Hiram O'Keefe Childress
Date of birth: September 10, 1916
Date of death: February 10, 2011

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 117 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat Sweetwater / Nolan   Fisher, Mitchell, Nolan
H 117 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Sweetwater / Nolan   Fisher, Mitchell, Nolan

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army, Major, World War II. Military grave marker, Hiram O'Keefe Childress, birth date 9/10/1916, death date 2/10/2011, burial in Bellwood Memorial Park, Temple, Bell County. BillionGraves.
  • Hiram O. Childress, enlistment date 8/25/1942 at Randolph Field, Texas, birth year 1916, civilian occupation: lawyers and judges. FamilySearch United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946.
  • United States Army, World War II; United States Army Air Corps, Captain; United States Air Force Reserve, Major. Obituary and photo, Hiram Childress. Temple Daily Telegram.

Other Resources


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

52nd R.S. - 1951
Conservation and Reclamation (Chair) 
Constitutional Amendments  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Federal Relations  
Motor Traffic  
51st R.S. - 1949
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Liquor Regulation  
Public Lands and Buildings  
Public Printing  
Revenue and Taxation  
Water Code  

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