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F.M. Brooks
Full Name: Frank M. Brooks
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 1 Apr 16, 1895 - Jan 12, 1897 24th (1) (2) (3)   Unaffiliated Texarkana / Bowie   Bowie
(1) "F.M. Brooks of Bowie county, elected on April 8 at a special election to succeed R.D. Harrell, deceased, presented his certificate of election and was sworn in as representative of the First district. Mr. Brooks classes himself as an independent in politics." "The House," 4/17/1895, p. 4, Galveston Daily News.
(2) The democrats voted for Frank Brooks (Ind.) over Meredith (Pop.). Little interest was taken and a light vote was polled, "Representative Elected," 4/9/1895, p. 6, Galveston Daily News.
(3) F.M. Brooks, sworn 4/16/1895, succeeded R.D. Harrell, died 3/10/1895. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
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Committee Informationtop
24th R.S. - 1895
Judiciary No. 2  
Privileges and Elections  
Towns and City Corporations  

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