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T.C. Russell J.C. Russell
Full Name: James Colon Russell
Date of birth: April 5, 1875
Date of death: October 26, 1967

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 75 Jan 9, 1917 - Dec 8, 1917 35th (1)   Democrat Sinton / San Patricio   Aransas, Bee, Live Oak, Refugio, San Patricio

(1) Thomas M. Cox, in special election 2/15/1918, succeeded J.C. Russell, resigned 12/8/1917. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, February 1968, p. 169. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • James Colon Russell, birth date 4/5/1875, death date 10/26/1967, interment in Sinton Cemetery, Sinton, San Patricio County. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. T.C. Russell, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Engrossed Bills (Vice Chair) 
    Liquor Traffic  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Printing  
    To have printed the record of the impeachment trial.  

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