T.B. Maddox

Thomas Benton Maddox

Full Name: Thomas Benton Maddox
Date of birth: October 31, 1827
Date of death: December 28, 1903

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 78 Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895 23rd   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Tarrant

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House District 78
Jan 10, 1893 - Jan 8, 1895
Legislatures: 23rd  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Fort Worth / Tarrant
Counties in district: Tarrant

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, T.B. Maddox, 12/29/1903, p. 3. Death date 12/28/1903. "Mr. Maddox came to Tarrant county many years ago and was once prominent in the political affairs of this county. He defeated Major J.J. Jarvis for the office of state legislator." Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
  • MADDOX, THOMAS BENTON (1827–1903). Handbook of Texas Online.

Other Resources

  • Census of 1880 - Thomas B. Maddox, Precinct 4, Tarrant County, age 52, born circa 1828 in Virginia, farming, widowed.
    Census of 1900 - Thomas B. Maddox, Birdville, Tarrant County, age 73, born October 1827 in Virginia, farmer, wife Martha A. FamilySearch. 1880 1900
  • Thomas B. Maddox, birth date 10/31/1827, death date 12/28/1903, burial in Birdvile Cemetery, Haltom City, Tarrant County, with spouse Martha A. Maddox. Find a Grave.
  • 23rd Legislature (1893) - T.B. Maddox, postoffice Fort Worth, nativity Virginia, age 63 (born circa 1830), farmer, 17 years in Texas, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. T.B. Maddox, 23rd Legislature, Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Photograph. T.B. Maddox, 23rd Legislature, State Preservation Board

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23rd R.S. - 1893
Agricultural Affairs  
Claims and Accounts  
Commerce and Manufactures  
County Government and County Finances  
Town and City Corporations  

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