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John Crockett John McClannahan Crockett
Full Name: John McClannahan Crockett
Date of birth: December 26, 1816
Date of death: August 4, 1887

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 26 Nov 3, 1851 - Nov 7, 1853 4th (1)     Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
(1) Crockett, resworn 1/11/1853, succeeded himself after resigning 9/27/1852. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • John McClanahan Crockett, birth date 12/16/1816 (12/26/1816 in biographical sketch), death date 8/4/1887, portrait and biographical sketch, interment in Pioneer Cemetery, Dallas. Find a Grave.
  • CROCKETT, JOHN MCCLANNAHAN (1816-1887). Birth date 12/26/1816, death date 8/4/1887. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, p. 37. Hazel, Michael V., Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 8, Number 2, Fall, 1996, crediting Dallas Historical Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 8th Lieutenant Governor: John McClannahan Crockett. Portrait and biographical sketch. Birth date 12/26/1816, death date 12/30/1878. Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2016, 2016.
  • Military Service Notes
  • John McClanahan Crockett, birth date 12/26/1816, death date 8/4/1887. Texas Burial Sites of Civil War Notables: A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, 2002.
  • Other Resources
  • Relatives: John Crockett, born at sea on the way to Philadelphia in 1730, was the uncle of John McClanahan Crockett and the great-great-grandfather of William David Crockett. "Descendants of John Crockett." Ancestry.com.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John Crockett, Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2006
  • Committee Informationtop
    4th R.S. - 1851
    County Boundaries (Chair) 
    Judiciary  
    Peters' Colony, Governor's Message, Select  
    State Affairs  
     

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