Orion Elwin Gerron
Full Name: Orion Elwin Gerron
Date of birth: September 21, 1906
Date of death: May 14, 1952
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Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 14, 1947
Odessa / Ector
Andrews, Crane, Ector, Jeff Davis, Loving, Martin, Midland, Pecos, Presidio, Reeves, Upton, Ward, Winkler
Jan 8, 1929 - Jul 20, 1929
Waxahachie / Ellis
S. Bowden Farrar, in special election 12/3/1929, sworn 1/20/1930, succeeded Elwin Gerron, resigned after 3rd Called Session.
Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
- 49th Legislature, R.S., HSR 144, naming Thomas Gerald Gerron, son of Rep. O.E. Gerron, mascot of the House, pp. 586-587.
Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
- Obituary, Orion Elwin Gerron, "Judge Gerron Dies After Long Illness; Services Pending," 5/15/1952, p. 1. Gerron "had been one of Texas' youngest legislators ever elected, when he served Ellis County at Austin." Marriage to Lucille Carney 2/21/1930.
- Obituary and photo, "Ector Judge Gerron Dies; Rites Saturday," 5/16/1952, p. 11.
San Angelo Standard-Times.
- Orion Elwin Gerron, birth date 9/21/1906 in Durant, Oklahoma; death date 5/14/1952 in Odessa, Ector County, Texas; lawyer, county judge.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- Orion Elwin Gerron, birth date 9/21/1906, death date 5/14/1952, burial in Ector County Cemetery, Odessa. Stone in memory of Judge Orion Elwin Gerron, birth date 9/21/1906, death date 5/14/1952, son of Walter Jay & Loudie Patterson Gerron, in Elm Branch Cemetery, Bardwell, Ellis County.
Find a Grave. Ector County
- 49th Legislature (1945) - O.E. Gerron, postoffice Odessa, Ector County, nativity Oklahoma, age 38 (born circa 1907), lawyer, member of previous legislatures 41st.
Texas Legislative Manual.
O.E. Gerron, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
Elwin Gerron, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board
Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
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