Geo. B. Terrell

George Butler Terrell

Full Name: George Butler Terrell
Date of birth: December 5, 1862
Date of death: April 18, 1947

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 31 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Alto / Cherokee   Cherokee
H 26 Jan 14, 1919 - Oct 2, 1920 36th (1)   Democrat Alto / Cherokee   Cherokee
H 26 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Alto / Cherokee   Cherokee
H 16 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Alto / Cherokee   Cherokee
H 16 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (2)   Democrat Alto / Cherokee   Cherokee
H 16 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Alto / Cherokee   Cherokee
H 28 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Alto / Cherokee   Cherokee
H 28 Jan 10, 1899 - Jan 8, 1901 26th   Democrat Alto / Cherokee   Cherokee

(1) Terrell resigned 10/2/1920. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • Obituary, 4/18/1947. Del Rio News Herald.
  • "Terrell, That Magical Political Name on Texas Democratic Ballots . . . ," 6/28/1934, p. 8. Relatives: George B. Terrell and H.B. Terrell - brothers; George B. Terrell - father, J. Turney Terrell - son; H.B. Terrell - uncle, J. Turney Terrell - nephew. El Paso Herald Post.
  • Mentioned in "Under the Dome at Austin," 4/25/1947. Mexia Daily News.
  • Brief vignettes on members of the 30th Legislature, "Kodaks by the Chaplain," The Houston Post, 5/12/1907, p. 6, col. 6. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Family group sheet, Terrill/Terrill/Tyrrell Lines. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • TERRELL, George Butler (1862-1947). Representative, TX. Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress.

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Committee Information top

42nd R.S. - 1931
Agriculture  
Constitutional Amendments  
Game and Fisheries  
Municipal and Private Corporations  
36th R.S. - 1919
Appropriations  
Conservation and Reclamation  
Constitutional Amendments (Chair) 
Cotton Pricing  
Rules (Vice Chair) 
35th R.S. - 1917
Agriculture  
Appropriations  
Conflicting Extension Work  
Constitutional Amendments (Chair) 
Penitentiaries  
Tuberculosis Sanatorium  
32nd R.S. - 1911
Agriculture  
Federal Relations  
Penitentiaries  
31st 1st C.S. - 1909
Agriculture  
Banks and Banking  
Penitentiaries (Chair) 
Revenue and Taxation  
31st R.S. - 1909
Agriculture  
Education  
Penitentiaries  
30th R.S. - 1907
Agriculture  
Common Carriers  
Education  
Judicial Districts  
Penitentiaries  
Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit Penitentiaries  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
27th R.S. - 1901
Agricultural Affairs  
Constitutional Amendments  
Contingent Expenses  
Education (Chair) 
Public Lands and Land Office  
Representative Districts  
26th R.S. - 1899
Agricultural Affairs  
Education  
Penitentiaries  

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