Stephen Marion King
Full Name: Stephen Marion "Steve" King
Date of birth: August 30, 1878
Date of death: April 24, 1958
Terms of Service top
||Dates of Service
||Counties in District
Jan 12, 1915 - May 17, 1917
Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches
Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Nacogdoches, Newton, Orange, Sabine, San Augustine, Tyler
Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909
Nacogdoches / Nacogdoches
Vinson A. Collins, in special election 8/17/1917, sworn 9/4/1917, succeeded Steve M. King, resigned after 1st Called Session.
Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004
35th Legislature - Roll Call of Holdover Senators, 1/9/1917, pp. 1-2.
34th Legislature - Elected November 3, 1914, oath of office administered to members elect, 1/12/1915, pp. 1-2.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Stephen Marion King, birth date 8/30/1878, death date 4/24/1958, burial in Forrest Lawn Memorial Park, Beaumont, Jefferson County. Includes biographical sketch excerpted from "Descendants of Caleb Garrison, Sr. and his wife Sarah Fleming,"
Find a Grave.
- "Great Ovation Tendered Judge King at Nacogdoches," San Augustine Tribune, 7/18/1918, p. 2, crediting Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.
Obituary, "Rites Set for Steve King," The Orange Leader, 4/25/1958, p. 1, crediting Lamar State College – Orange.
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries). Great Ovation
- Biographical sketch, Senate of the 35th Legislature, "A Look at the Affairs of State: The Real Names and Addresses of Thirty-one Senators With Additional Facts," The Houston Post, 3/22/1917, p. 6.
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
- Memorial, June 1958, p. 437.
Texas Bar Journal.
Military Service Notes
- Captain, Spanish-American War. Steve Marion King, birth date 8/30/1878 in Mount Enterprise, Texas, death date 4/24/1958 in Beaumont, Jefferson County, attorney.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- Corporal, Company L, 7th Infantry, enlistment date 3/1/1901, discharge date 11/28/1902. Stephen Marion King, birth date 8/30/1878, death date 4/24/1958.
FamilySearch United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940, 1985.
- King, Stephen M., of Nacogdoches, Texas Volunteer Guard, Call Number 401-201. Lawyer, born in Rusk County, Texas.
Texas Adjutant General Service Records 1836-1935.
- Census of 1910 - Steve M. King, Nacogdoches County, age 31, born in Texas, lawyer.
- In 1917 from Beaumont, Jefferson county, 14 dist., age 38, born in Texas, lawyer, Democrat. Died April 1958, according to Houston Press article, 4/24/1958, p. 8.
Legislative Reference Library Card File.
S.M. King, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
S.M. King, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
S.M. King, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
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