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D.D. Richardson Daniel D. Richardson
Full Name: Daniel D. "Dan" Richardson
Date of birth: December 11, 1859
Date of death: December 17, 1942

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 53 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Grand Saline / Van Zandt   Van Zandt
H 53 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Grand Saline / Van Zandt   Van Zandt
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Biographical Sketches
  • Daniel D. "Dan" Richardson, birth date 12/11/1859 in Georgia, death date 12/17/1942 in Canton, Van Zandt County, Texas; interment in Hillcrest Cemetery, Canton, Van Zandt County; biographical sketch. Find a Grave.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary, "D.D. Richardson Passes Away Here," 12/24/1942, p. 1. Known as "Uncle Dan," birth date 12/11/1859 in Congers, Georgia; married Emma Rose; death date Thursday, 12/17/1942. "In 1933 he was elected to the Texas legislature and served two terms as our representative." Canton Herald.
  • 42nd Legislature (1931) - D.D. Richardson, postoffice Grand Saline, Van Zandt County, nativity Georgia, age 70, farmer, Democrat, member of former legislatures: 41st. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. D.D. Richardson, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. D.D. Richardson, 42nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 41st session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 42nd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
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    42nd R.S. - 1931
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Engrossed Bills (Vice Chair) 
    Federal Relations  
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    41st R.S. - 1929
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    Liquor Traffic  

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