C.L. Martin

Charles Love Martin

Full Name: Charles Love Martin II
Date of birth: January 15, 1876
Date of death: December 17, 1963

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 113 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Seymour / Baylor   Baylor, Haskell, Throckmorton

(1) Seymour. House Journal.
(2) Seymour, Baylor County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Westover. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, C.L. Martin, Dothan Eagle (Dothan, Alabama), 12/19/1963, p. 18. C.L. Martin of Enterprise, Alabama; burial in Itasco [sic], Texas; survivors included son Charles L. Martin, Jr., of Enterprise and brother D.K. Martin of Waco. Newspapers.com.

Other Resources

  • Charles Love Martin, birth date 1/15/1876 in Johnson County, Texas; death date 12/17/1963 at age 87 in Enterprise, Coffee County, Alabama; father Charles Love Martin, mother Phoebe Elizabeth Easter, brother Dock Martin, spouse Anna Belle Yingling, son Charles L. Martin III. U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Alabama, U.S., Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974; Kent-Tlumach 2012 Family Tree. Ancestry.com.
  • "C.L. Martin, '99, Junior law in the University of Texas . . . " and "D.K. Martin, '00, has been quite sick at his home in Itasca . . . ," The Baylor Lariat (Waco, Texas), Vol. 1, No. 12, Saturday, 2/9/1901, p. 3. Baylor University Libraries Digital Collections, Baylor University.
  • Census of 1900 - Charles L. Martin, Justice Precinct 2, Hill County, age 24, born February 1876 in Texas, brother of John and Arthur Martin.
    Census of 1910 - Charles L. Martin, Justice Precinct 2, Hill County, age 33, born circa 1877 in Texas, live stock dealer, son of Phoebe E. Martin.
    Census of 1920 - Charlie L. Martin, Seymour, Baylor County, age 44, born circa 1876, farmer, spouse Anna B. Martin.
    Census of 1930 - Charles L. Martin, Seymour, Baylor County, age 54, born circa 1876, farmer, spouse Anna B. Martin, son Charles, Jr. FamilySearch. 1900 1910 1920 1930
  • Charles Love Martin, birth date 1/15/1876, permanent home address in Westover, Baylor County, Texas; farming; nearest relative Mrs. C.L. Martin (mother); draft registration in Baylor County, 9/12/1918. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  • Charles Love Martin II, birth date 1/15/1876, death date 12/17/1963, burial in Itasca Cemetery, Itasca, Hill County; brother Dock K. Martin (1878-1965). Find a Grave.
  • Charles Love Martin, "WPA Director Named," 7/16/1935, p. 1. Named district director of the Works Progress Administration District 12. Marshall News Messenger.
  • "Charles L. Martin of Seymour, former state legislator," appointed Works Progress Administration (WPA) Director for the Wichita Falls district, "Seymour Man to Head WP Office," 7/19/1935. Brother D.K. Martin of San Antonio, member of state highway commission. Quanah Tribune-Chief.
  • Biographical sketch of brother D.K. "Dock" Martin in finding aid to D.K. "Dock" Martin Papers, 1916-1968, undated, Baylor University. Texas Archival Resources Online, 2010.
  • 38th Legislature (1923) - C.L. Martin, postoffice Westover, nativity Texas, age 48 (born circa 1875), farmer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Charles Love Martin, Jr., B.Lit. Catalogue of The University of Texas, 1902-1903, p. 317. The University of Texas at Austin.


  • Photograph. C.L. Martin, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

38th R.S. - 1923
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  

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