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J.M. Perdue James Madison Perdue
Full Name: James Madison "Jim" Perdue
Date of birth: May 14, 1848
Date of death: October 7, 1929

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 4 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Gilmer / Upshur   Camp, Upshur
H 4 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Gilmer / Upshur   Camp, Upshur
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 41st Legislature, 5th C.S., 2/24/1930, p. 78. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • James Madison Perdue, birth date 5/14/1848 in Macon County, Alabama; death date 10/7/1929 in Fort Worth, Texas; burial in Rosedale Cemetery, Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, "Jim Perdue Passes Away in Fort Worth," 10/8/1929, p. 3. Perdue "served as a member of the legislature"; daughter Miss Lamon Perdue of Fort Worth. Longview News-Journal.
  • 39th Legislature (1925) - James M. Perdue, postoffice Gilmer, nativity Alabama, age 76 (born circa 1849), farmer and stock raiser, member of former legislatures: 38th. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.M. Perdue, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.M. Perdue, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Claims and Accounts  
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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