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J. H.  Fisher John Henry Fisher
Full Name: John Henry Fisher
Date of birth: December 22, 1860
Date of death: February 13, 1936

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 109 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd   Democrat Newcastle / Young   Jack, Young
H 109 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Newcastle / Young   Jack, Young
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Elder John Henry Fisher, birth date 12/22/1860, death date 2/13/1936, interment in Oak Grove Cemetery, Graham, Young County. Photo and biographical sketch, "Fisher, a publisher and minister, represented the 100th District [sic] in the State Legislature during the 42nd and 43rd sessions." Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary, "J.H. Fisher, Preacher and State Representative, Dies," Jacksboro Gazette, 2/20/1936, p. 1, crediting the Gladys Johnson Ritchie Library. John H. Fisher, "state representative of Jack and Young Counties for two terms – 1931-34." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 43rd Legislature (1933) - J.H. Fisher, postoffice Newcastle, Young County, nativity Texas, age 71, editor and minister, member of former legislatures: 42nd. 42nd Legislature (1931) - age 70. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J. H. Fisher,42nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J. H. Fisher,43rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 42nd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 43rd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    43rd R.S. - 1933
    Banks and Banking  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Federal Relations (Chair) 
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  
    42nd R.S. - 1931
    Banks and Banking  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    School Districts  
    State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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