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D.S. Hollowell Desoto Shelton Hollowell
Full Name: Desoto Shelton Hollowell
Date of birth: January 14, 1870
Date of death: March 2, 1951

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 64 Jan 13, 1925 - Dec 1, 1925 39th (1)   Democrat Rockdale / Milam   Milam

(1) Sam Hefley, in special election 9/4/1926, sworn 9/13/1926, succeeded D.S. Hollowell, resigned 12/1/1925. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Desoto Shelton Hollowell - third child of Henry Harrison Hollowell and Sarah Evelyn Foust, born 1/14/1870, died 3/2/1951. Married Alice Williams 8/1/1894. Descendants of Peter Kivett, 2001.
  • Desoto Shelton Hollowell - birth date 1/14/1870 in Mississippi ; death date 3/2/1951 in Rockdale, Milam County, Texas. FamilySearch.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. D.S. Hollowell, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Live Stock and Stock Raising  

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