Harold L. Kennedy

Harold Lester Kennedy

Full Name: Harold Lester Kennedy
Date of birth: December 20, 1915
Date of death: August 20, 1993

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 55 Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943 47th   Democrat Palestine / Anderson   Anderson
H 55 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 14, 1941 46th   Democrat Palestine / Anderson   Anderson

Terms of Service top

House District 55
Jan 14, 1941 - Jan 12, 1943
Legislatures: 47th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Palestine / Anderson
Counties in district: Anderson
House District 55
Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 14, 1941
Legislatures: 46th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Palestine / Anderson
Counties in district: Anderson

Biographical Information top

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, March 1994, p. 320. Texas Bar Journal.

Military Service Notes

  • United States Navy, World War II. "Add those in uniform: Rep. Harold L. Kennedy of Palestine, who resigned to join the Navy . . . ," 10/27/1942, p. 5. Bryan Eagle.

Other Resources

  • Harold L. Kennedy, birth date 12/20/1915, death date 8/20/1993, burial in Mount Hebron Cemetery, Winchester, Winchester City, Virginia. Find a Grave.
  • Marriage announcement of Miss Helen Hancock and Harold Lester Kennedy, "now serving his second term as Anderson county representative in the Texas Legislature," Henderson Daily News, 12/14/1941, Society section, p. 1, crediting Rusk County Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

47th R.S. - 1941
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Nation Wide Hearing Oil Conference  
Oil, Gas and Mining (Vice Chair) 
46th R.S. - 1939
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Conservation and Reclamation  
Oil, Gas and Mining  

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