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Joseph Alton York J. Alton York
Full Name: Joseph Alton York
Date of birth: July 30, 1904
Date of death: January 27, 1962

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 14 Jan 9, 1945 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   49th   Democrat Bryan / Brazos   Bastrop, Brazos, Burleson, Lee, Robertson, Washington
S 14 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 9, 1945 48th   47th   Democrat Bryan / Brazos   Bastrop, Brazos, Burleson, Lee, Robertson, Washington
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 57th Legislature, 1st C.S., SR 58. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Other Resources
  • Joseph Alton York, birth date 7/30/1904, death date 1/27/1962, interment in Giddings City Cemetery, Giddings, Lee County. Find a Grave.
  • Memorial, April 1962, p. 345. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Joseph Alton York, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Joseph Alton York, 48th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Joseph Alton York, 49th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Joseph Alton York, 50th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 47th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 48th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 49th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 50th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    50th R.S. - 1947
    Aeronautics  
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Engrossed Bills (Vice Chair) 
    Finance  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Insurance (Chair) 
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Health  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Institutions and Departments (Vice Chair) 
    49th R.S. - 1945
    Aeronautics (Chair) 
    Agriculture  
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
    Finance  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Nominations of the Governor  
    Oil, Gas and Conservation  
    Penitentiaries  
    Public Health  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Affairs  
    48th R.S. - 1943
    Banking  
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Congressional Districts  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Education (Vice Chair) 
    Game and Fish  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Insurance  
    Internal Improvements (Chair) 
    Judicial Districts  
    Oil, Gas and Conservation  
    Public Health  
    Senatorial Districts  
    State Affairs  
    State Departments and Institutions (Vice Chair) 
    Towns and City Corporations  
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Agriculture  
    Council of State Governments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Finance  
    Game and Fish  
    Highways and Motor Traffic  
    Insurance  
    Interstate Cooperation (Chair) 
    Judicial Districts (Vice Chair) 
    Nominations of Governor (Vice Chair) 
    Penitentiaries  
    Towns and City Corporations  
     

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