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Thomas M. Cox Thomas M. Cox
Full Name: Thomas M. "Tom" Cox
Date of birth: August 17, 1871
Date of death: January 31, 1945

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 75 Feb 26, 1918 - Jan 14, 1919 35th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Unknown Beeville / Bee   Aransas, Bee, Live Oak, Refugio, San Patricio
(1) 35th 4th C.S., "Cox of Bee." House Journal.
(2) Sinton, San Patricio County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Thomas M. Cox, in special election 2/15/1918, succeeded J.C. Russell, resigned 12/8/1917. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Lived in Bee County from about 1894 until his death. Resolutions - Memorial.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 49th Legislature, R.S., HSR 80, 2/5/1945, p. 233. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Volume IV, p. 1635. A History of Texas and Texans, 1914.
  • Other Resources
  • Census of 1900 - T.M. Cox, Beeville, Bee County, age 29, born August 1871 in Texas, lawyer.
    Census of 1910 - Thomas M. Cox, Beeville, Bee County, age 37, lawyer - law office.
    Census of 1920 - Tom M. Cox, Beeville, Bee County, age 47, lawyer.
    Census of 1930 - Tom M. Cox, Beeville, Bee County, age 58, lawyer - District Judge 36th. HeritageQuest Online.
  • "Judge Cox Dies," 2/4/1945, p. 7. Served as county attorney, county judge, state representative, and district judge; lived in Beeville 50 years. Port Arthur News.
  • Mentioned in The Historical Story of Bee County, Texas, by Camp Ezell, Chapter 19, History of Hospitals and Doctors; Bee County Officers. County Attorney, November 1898-November 1906; County Judge, November 1910-November 1916 and December 1918-August 1922; State Representative, 1915 [sic]. TXGenWeb Project.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Thomas M. Cox, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Engrossed Bills  
    Insurance  
    Liquor Traffic  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Printing  
     

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