O.L. Pate

Oscar Lee Pate

Full Name: Oscar Lee Pate
Date of birth: May 1, 1891
Date of death: November 27, 1955

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 53 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Wills Point / Van Zandt   Van Zandt

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House District 53
Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925
Legislatures: 38th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Wills Point / Van Zandt
Counties in district: Van Zandt

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Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Death notice, "O.L. Pate, 64, Dies November 27," 12/1/1955. Canton Herald.
  • Obituary, "Oscar Pate's Rites Planned, 11/29/1955, p. 12. Pate "was a former city councilman and served in the Thirty-Eighth Legislature." Dallas Morning News.
  • Census of 1920 - Oscar Pate, Justice Precinct 1, Van Zandt County, age 28, born circa 1892 in Texas, retail merchant/dry goods, son of James A. Pate.
    Census of 1930 - Oscar L. Pate, Wills Point, Van Zandt County, age 38, born circa 1892 in Texas, retail merchant/dry goods, wife Nell E. Pate.
    Census of 1940 - Oscar L. Pate, Wills Point, Van Zandt County, age 48, born circa 1892 in Texas, manager of dry goods store, wife Nell Pate. FamilySearch. 1920 1930 1940
  • Oscar Lee Pate, birth date 5/1/1891 in Wills Point; death date 11/27/1955 in Terrell, Kaufman County; merchant, dry goods store; served in World War I. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Oscar L. Pate, birth date 5/1/1891, death date 11/27/1955, burial in White Rose Cemetery, Wills Point, Van Zandt County. Find a Grave.
  • 38th Legislature (1923) - Oscar Lee Pate, postoffice Wills Point, nativity Texas, age 31 (born circa 1892), merchant, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. O.L. Pate, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board

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38th R.S. - 1923
Military Affairs (Vice Chair) 
Penitentiary Relocating and Investigating Committee, Joint  
State Affairs  

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