Malcolm Forrest Odom

14 March 1902–29 December 1953 (Age 51)
Jacksonville, Cherokee, Texas, United States

The Life of Malcolm Forrest

When Malcolm Forrest Odom was born on 14 March 1902, in Jacksonville, Cherokee, Texas, United States, his father, William Henry Odom, was 39 and his mother, Olivia O Isaacks, was 34. He lived in Justice Precinct 3, Cherokee, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 29 December 1953, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 51.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Odom
1862–1949
Olivia O Isaacks
1867–1952
Carl Wiston Odom
1886–1928
Mattie Evesta Odom
1890–1987
Oma Clifton Odom
1892–1968
Elmer Odom
1895–1974
Ottis Olivia Odom
1898–1986
Ottis Odom
1898–
Nellie Marie Odom
1900–1982
Malcolm Forrest Odom
1902–1953
Ernest Little Odom
1904–1995
Pauline Lylian Odom
1908–1987
Loris Russian Odom
1911–1967

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Carl Wiston Odom

    Male1886–1928Male

    Mattie Evesta Odom

    Female1890–1987Female

    Male1892–1968Male

    Male1895–1974Male

    Female1898–1986Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 3

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 14

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for someone who had done well for himself by marrying the daughter of a prominent figure in the local community, from Middle English odam ‘son-in-law’ (Old English āðum).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Malcolm Odom in household of William H Odom, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Malcomb Odom in household of William H Odom, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Malcolm Forrest Odom, "Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976"

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