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Joe Skiles Joe Henry Skiles
Full Name: Joe Henry Skiles, Sr.
Date of birth: July 6, 1912
Date of death: May 3, 1981

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 49 Jan 14, 1941 - Sep 4, 1941 47th (1)   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
H 49 Jan 10, 1939 - Jan 14, 1941 46th   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
H 49 Jul 28, 1938 - Jan 10, 1939 45th (2)   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
(1) Skiles resigned 9/4/1941. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Joe Skiles, in special election 7/28/1938, succeeded T. Bullock Hyder, resigned 2/1/1938. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 67th Legislature, R.S., HCR 180. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, October 1981, p. 1157. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army Air Corps, Captain, World War II. Obituary, 5/4/1981, p. 2A. Denton Record-Chronicle.
  • Other Resources
  • Funeral notice, 5/6/1981, p. 2A. Interment in Roselawn Memorial Park. Denton Record-Chronicle.
  • Obituary, "Developer, Former Legislator Joe Skiles Dies," 5/4/1981, p. 2A. Birth date 7/6/1912. Denton Record-Chronicle.
  • Joe Henry Skiles, birth date 7/6/1912, death date 5/3/1981, interment in Roselawn Memorial Park, Denton, Denton County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Joe Skiles, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Joe Skiles, 47th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 45th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 46th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 47th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    47th R.S. - 1941
    Appropriations  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Education  
    Equipment in Hall of House (Desks and Chairs), Special  
    School Districts (Chair) 
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Education  
    Judiciary  
    Military Affairs  
    School Districts  
     

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