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J. R. Faulkner J.R. Faulkner
Full Name: J. R. Faulkner
Date of birth: 1907
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 100-1 Jan 10, 1939 - Sep 7, 1940 46th (1)   Democrat Waxahachie / Ellis   Ellis
(1) Faulkner resigned 9/7/1940. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Census of 1940 - J.R. Faulkner, Jr., Waxahachie, Ellis County, lodger, car salesman. FamilySearch.
  • Possibly James R. Faulkner, Jr., birth date 9/1/1907, death date 12/24/1974, concrete contractor, father James R. Faulkner, Sr., mother Edna E. Carter. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Possibly James Robert Faulkner, Jr., birth date 9/1/1907, death date 12/24/1974, interment in Red Oak Cemetery, Red Oak, Ellis County. Spouse Mary Elna Clark Faulkner (1906-1981). Find a Grave.
  • "Ellis County To Have Woman Representative For First Time," 10/3/1940, p. 11. "Miss Rae Files . . . defeated J.E. Faulkner of Waxahachie, seeking re-election, in the recent run-off primary." Paris News.
  • "Hundred New Members Named For Next Texas Legislature," 9/8/1940, p. 8. "In the 100th District, Place No. 1, Miss Rae Files leads Faulkner by eight votes." San Antonio Express.
  • 46th Legislature (1939) - J.R. Faulkner, postoffice Waxahachie, Ellis County, nativity Texas, age 31 (born circa 1908), salesman. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • "Representative Faulkner Weds Miss Stephenson," 6/14/1939, p. 3. "J.R. Faulkner of Waxahachie, of the Texas House of Representatives, and Miss Eileen Louise Stephenson, a stenographer in the House were united in marriage on Friday, June 9, at Brenham . . . " Waxahachie Daily Light.
  • Candidate announcement and photo, "J.R. Faulkner Announces for Representative, Place No. 1," 5/5/1940, p. 2. Waxahachie Daily Light.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J. R. Faulkner, 46th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 46th session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, west wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    46th R.S. - 1939
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Municipal and Private Corporations  
    Stream Pollution  

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