Frank Patterson, Jr.

Frank Patterson

Full Name: William Franklin "Frank" Patterson, Jr.
Date of birth: February 27, 1904
Date of death: March 17, 1966

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 102 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (1)   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Denton, Tarrant
H 102 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Denton, Tarrant
H 102 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Denton, Tarrant

(1) Name, postoffice, occupation, association membership, relationship to persons in state or county government. Resolution, 9/18/1933, pp. 45-48, and Questionnaire Authorized and Directed by Resolution Adopted by the House, 10/11/1933, pp. 588-601. House Journal.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, "Who's Who and What's What in the Texas Legislature," by Ed Kilman, 2/9/1929, Sec. 2, p. 6. Houston Post-Dispatch.
  • Memorial, April 1966, p. 320. Texas Bar Journal.

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army, Major, World War II. Military grave marker, William F. Patterson, birth date 2/27/1904, death date 3/17/1966, burial in Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Fort Worth. Find a Grave.
  • Texas National Guard, 36th Division; Judge Advocate General and United States Army, Major, World War II. "Prior to World War II, he was an officer in the 36th Division, Texas National Guard, and during the war served in the Judge Advocate General's Department and as a military government officer in the European campaign. He retired as a major from the U.S. Army and continued his law practice in Fort Worth." Memorial, April 1966, p. 320. Texas Bar Journal.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

43rd R.S. - 1933
Common Carriers (Chair) 
Military Affairs  
Oil, Gas, and Mining  
Public Health  
42nd R.S. - 1931
Common Carriers (Vice Chair) 
Live Stock and Stock Raising  
Public Lands and Buildings  
41st R.S. - 1929
Common Carriers  
School Districts  

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