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T.F. Meece Theophilus Franklin Meece
Full Name: Theophilus Franklin Meece
Date of birth: June 11, 1840
Date of death: May 18, 1914

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 35 Jan 8, 1901 - Jan 13, 1903 27th   Democrat Livingston / Polk   Polk, San Jacinto
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary, "Judge Meece of Polk County Dies: Was Widely Known as County and State Official—Veteran of War," The Matagorda County Tribune (Bay City, Texas), 5/22/1914, p. 5, crediting Matagorda County Museum & Bay City Public Library. Judge T.F. Meese, death date 5/18/1914 in Polk County, 5th Texas Regiment of Hood's Brigade, member of 27th Legislature. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Biographical sketch, Theophilus F. Meece, pp. 181-182. Born 6/11/1840 in Maury County, Tennessee. The Twenty-Seventh Legislature and State Administration of Texas, 1901.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Confederate States Army, 1st Sergeant, Company K, 5th Texas Infantry Hood's Brigade. Theophilus Franklin (T.F.) Meece, U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1970. Ancestry.com.
  • Confederate States Army, 1st Sergeant, 5th Regiment, Texas Cavalry. Military grave marker, Theophilus F. Meece (1840-1914), burial in Old City Cemetery, Livingston, Polk County. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Additional information provided by C. Pritchard lists Theophilus Franklin Meece, birth date 6/11/1840 in Maury County, Tennessee, death date 5/18/1914, married Amelia A. Brown 5/15/1869. Old City Cemetery, Livingston, Texas. RootsWeb.com Internet genealogical service.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. T.F. Meece, 27th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 27th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    27th R.S. - 1901
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