Thomas Benton King
Full Name: Thomas Benton King
Date of birth: April 12, 1838
Date of death: December 15, 1931
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||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 11, 1921
Stephenville / Erath
Erath, Hood, Somervell
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Thomas Benton King, birth date 4/12/1838, death date 12/15/1931, burial in West End Cemetery, Stephenville, Erath County. Includes biographical sketch, photograph.
Find a Grave.
- Obituary, "Judge Thomas B. King Dead at Age of 93; Last Rites Wednesday," Stephenville Empire-Tribune, 12/18/1931, p. 1, crediting Dublin Public Library. "Judge King's public offices included . . . after his coming to Texas in 1873, four years as county judge of Erath county, 1894-1898 and two years in the Texas Legislature, 1919-1920."
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
- 36th Legislature (1919) - T.B. King, postoffice Stephenville, nativity Missouri, age 80 (born circa 1839), 45 years in Texas, lawyer, Democrat.
Texas Legislative Manual.
T.B. King, 36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
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