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John N. Thomas John Newton Thomas
Full Name: John Newton Thomas
Date of birth: January 13, 1878
Date of death: September 7, 1956

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 119 Jan 10, 1933 - Jan 8, 1935 43rd (1)   Democrat Tahoka / Lynn   Cochran, Crosby, Dawson, Gaines, Hockley, Lubbock, Lynn, Terry, Yoakum

(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
Other Resources
  • John Newton Thomas, birth date 1/13/1878 in Georgia, death date 9/7/1956 in Austin, occupation: State Representative, retired. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Obituary, "John N. Thomas, Former Citizen, Claimed by Death," The Daily News-Telegram (Sulphur Springs, Texas), 9/9/1956, pp. 1, 8, crediting the Hopkins County Genealogical Society. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 43rd Legislature (1933) - John N. Thomas, postoffice Tahoka, Lynn County, nativity Georgia, age 58, druggist. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John N. Thomas, 43rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 43rd session composite photo of House members (3rd floor back hall, east wall. 3W.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    43rd R.S. - 1933
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Inspection of Prison System, Special  
    Judicial Districts  
    Liquor Traffic  
    Public Health  

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