T.J. Self

Thomas J. Self

Full Name: Thomas J. Self
Date of birth: January 16, 1855
Date of death: February 8, 1933

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 34 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Dodd City / Fannin   Fannin
H 34 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1)   Democrat Dodd City / Fannin   Fannin

(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, "Pays Tribute to T.J. Self, Pioneer Fannin Co. Man," 2/10/1933, p. 2, by J. Howard Connally, Windom, Texas. Bonham Daily Favorite.
  • Obituary, T.J. Self, The Bonham Herald, 2/9/1933, p. 1, crediting Bonham Public Library. "Mr. Self was well known over Fannin county, having served several terms in the state legislature as representative from this county." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Other Resources

  • T.J. Self, birth date 1/16/1855 in Fannin County, death date 2/8/1933 in Dodd City, Fannin County, retired farmer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Thomas J. Self, birth date 1/16/1855, death date 2/8/1933, burial in Windom Cemetery, Windom, Fannin County, with spouse Margaret A. Self. Includes portrait, obituary. Find a Grave.
  • 32nd Legislature (1911) - T.J. Self, postoffice Dodd City, nativity Texas, age 56 (born circa 1855), farmer, 56 years in Texas, member of former legislatures: 31st, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. T.J. Self, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. T.J. Self, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

32nd R.S. - 1911
Appropriations Subcommittee on the Confederate Home  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Debt (Chair) 
Public Health  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
31st 1st C.S. - 1909
Contingent Expenses  
Public Debt (Chair) 
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
31st R.S. - 1909
Contingent Expenses  
Public Debt  
Roads, Bridges and Ferries  

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