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Davis Clifton Truett Davis Clifton
Full Name: Truett Davis "True" Clifton
Date of birth: April 30, 1924
Date of death: November 14, 1996

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 43 Jan 11, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st   Democrat Farmersville / Collin   Collin
H 43 Jan 14, 1947 - Jan 11, 1949 50th   Democrat McKinney / Collin   Collin
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, Korea and Vietnam. Truett Davis "True" Clifton obituary, 12/7/1996, p. C12. The Oregonian (Portland, Oregon).
  • Other Resources
  • Truett Davis "True" Clifton, birth date 4/30/1924 in Waco, McLennan County, Texas; death date 11/14/1996 in Oregon; photo in military uniform; burial: unknown. Find a Grave.
  • Truett Davis "True" Clifton obituary, 12/7/1996, p. C12. "He served in the Texas House of Representatives from 1947 to 1951 while studying law at the University of Texas." The Oregonian (Portland, Oregon).
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Davis Clifton, 50th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Davis Clifton, 51st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 50th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 51st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    51st R.S. - 1949
    Congressional and Legislative Districts (Chair) 
    Insurance Code  
    Interstate Cooperation  
    State Affairs  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
    50th R.S. - 1947
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Federal Relations  
    Highways and Roads  
    Military and Veterans Affairs  

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