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Homer Ray Homer Harris Ray
Full Name: Homer Harris Ray
Date of birth: February 20, 1876
Date of death: December 15, 1959

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 95 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (1)   Democrat Troy / Bell   Bell
H 95 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Troy / Bell   Bell
H 95 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Troy / Bell   Bell
(1) Name, postoffice, occupation, association membership, relationship to persons in state or county government. Resolution, 9/18/1933, pp. 45-48, and Questionnaire Authorized and Directed by Resolution Adopted by the House, 10/11/1933, pp. 588-601. House Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Brief biographical sketch, Houston Post-Dispatch, 2/6/1929, p. 9. Card File.
  • Other Resources
  • Homer Harris Ray, birth date 2/20/1876, death date 12/15/1959, occupation: farming, burial in Troy, Texas. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Portrait, Homer Harris Ray, birth date 2/20/1870 in record and 2/20/1876 on headstones, death date 12/15/1959, interment in Roberts Cemetery, Troy, Bell County. Parents Francis Marion Ray and Dovie Alice Creekmore Brewster, spouse Frances E. Hamilton Ray. Find a Grave.
  • Census of 1880 lists Homer H. Ray of Bell County - living in the H.C. Crukmore household; age 4; mother, Davia Ray, born in Mississippi. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Census of 1900 lists Homer H. Ray of Bell County - farmer, age 24, stepson of Jon Bruster, son of Dovie A. Bruster. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Census of 1910 lists Homer H. Ray of Bell County - born in Texas in February of 1876, age 26, farmer. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Census of 1930 lists Homer H. Ray of Bell County - farmer, age 54, born in Texas; wife Fannie. HeritageQuest Online.
  • Homer Harris Ray family group sheet: birth about 1876 in Bell County, Texas; father Francis Marion Ray; mother Dovie Alice Creekmore; wife Frances E. Hamilton. [Ryan/Creekmore family group sheets].
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Homer Ray, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Homer Ray, 42nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Homer Ray, 43rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 41st session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 42nd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 43rd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    43rd R.S. - 1933
    Agriculture  
    Common Carriers  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Liquor Traffic  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
    42nd R.S. - 1931
    Agriculture  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Contingent Expense (Vice Chair) 
    Counties  
    41st R.S. - 1929
    Agriculture  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Congressional Districts  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
     

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