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Homer R. Maxwell Homer Robert Maxwell
Full Name: Homer Robert Maxwell
Date of birth: March 24, 1896
Date of death: December 13, 1972

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 108 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Wayland / Stephens   Palo Pinto, Stephens
H 108 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Wayland / Stephens   Palo Pinto, Stephens
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Satterwhite Family History includes brief biography of descendant Homer Robert Maxwell. Arkansas Roots, 2001.
  • "Six Students in Legislature: Solons Are Woodall, Sheats, Woodruff, Tomme, Maxwell, and Young," 10/3/1926, p. 11, biographical sketches of six members who were students at the The University of Texas School of Law. Daily Texan.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, Private, Headquarters Company, 143rd Infantry, World War I. Homer R. Maxwell, birth year estimated 1896, birthplace Wayland, Texas. Inducted at Breckenridge, Texas, 5/28/1918. FamilySearch Texas, World War I Records, 1917-1920 (Texas Military Forces Museum, Austin).
  • 143rd Infantry, Private, HQCO, World War I. Military grave marker, Homer Robert Maxwell. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary, The Frederick Press, 12/14/1972, p. 6. Arkansas Roots, 2001.
  • Homer Robert Maxwell, birth date 3/24/1896 in Wayland, Stephens County, Texas; death date 12/13/1972 in Frederick, Tillman County, Oklahoma; interment in Frederick Cemetery, Frederick, Tilman County, Oklahoma. Find a Grave.
  • "Seven University of Texas Students are Members of Legislature; One is Senator," 1/12/1925, p. 11. San Antonio Express.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Homer R. Maxwell, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Homer R. Maxwell, 39th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 39th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    39th R.S. - 1925
    Federal Relations (Vice Chair) 
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Rules  
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Conservation and Reclamation (Vice Chair) 
    Public Health  
    Revenue and Taxation  
     

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