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Bill Jones William Meshech Jones
Full Name: William Meshech "Bill" Jones
Date of birth: July 9, 1925
Date of death: April 5, 1994

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 51-3 Jan 10, 1961 - Jan 8, 1963 57th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 51-3 Jan 13, 1959 - Jan 10, 1961 56th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 56th Legislature, 2nd C.S., HSR 83. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 74th Legislature, R.S., HR 1059. Memorializing 35 members who died in the past two years. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Air Force, Lieutenant Colonel, World War II and Korea. Military grave marker, William Meshech Jones, Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park, Dallas. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • "Bill Jones to Run for Legislature," 1/15/1958. Dallas Morning News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Bill Jones, 56th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Bill Jones, 56th Legislature, Texas Yearbook, 56th Legislature
  • Photograph. Bill Jones, 57th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 56th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 57th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    57th R.S. - 1961
    Counties  
    Enrolled Bills  
    Livestock and Stock Raising  
    Public Lands and Buildings  
    Public Printing  
    56th R.S. - 1959
    Common Carriers  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Military and Veteran's Affairs  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    School Districts  
     

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