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J.L. Mitcham Jesse Lee Mitcham
Full Name: Jesse Lee Mitcham
Date of birth: October 17, 1875
Date of death: January 9, 1958

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 54 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (1)   Democrat Murchison / Henderson   Henderson

(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
Other Resources
  • Census of 1930 - Jessie L. Mitcham, Precinct 4, Henderson County, teacher, age 54, born in Texas. FamilySearch.
  • Jesse Lee Mitcham, birth date 10/17/1875, death date 1/9/1958, burial in Athens City Cemetery, Athens, Henderson County. Find a Grave.
  • Jessie Lee Mitcham: birth date 10/17/1975 [sic]; death date 1/9/1958. Genealogy.com, 2004.
  • 43rd Legislature (1933) - J.L. Mitcham, farmer and teacher, age 57. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Listed in "History of Legislative Representatives From This County [Henderson] Compiled," from Athens Weekly Review, 11/10/1938. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.L. Mitcham, 43rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 43rd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    43rd R.S. - 1933
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Lands and Buildings  

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