Horace Bishop Sessions

Full Name: Horace Bishop Sessions
Date of birth: June 19, 1905
Date of death: October 10, 1998

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 92 Oct 4, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th (1)   Democrat Ballinger / Runnels   Coke, Concho, Runnels

(1) Horace B. Sessions, in special election 8/24/1935, sworn and temporarily seated 9/16/1935, pending resolution of election contest and finally seated 10/4/1935, succeeded Harvey O. Jones, resigned 7/14/1935. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Other Resources

  • "Sessions to Legislature: Ballinger Man Thanks Voters for Support in Saturday Election," 8/27/1935, p. 10. Sessions was 30 years old at election, native of Oklahoma, lawyer. Abilene Daily Reporter.
  • Horace Bishop Sessions, death date 10/10/1998 in Tarrant County. FamilySearch Texas Death Index, 1964-1998.
  • Horace B. Sessions, birth date 6/19/1905, death date 10/10/1998, burial in Paint Rock Cemetery, Paint Rock, Concho County. Find a Grave.

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

44th R.S. - 1935
Banks and Banking  
Conservation and Reclamation  
Penitentiaries  
School Districts  
State Affairs  

This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.

Many photos in Texas Legislators: Past and Present are used with permission of the Texas State Preservation Board. For permission to reproduce these photos, please contact the Texas State Preservation Board graphics coordinator at 512-475-3060.