W.J. Simmons

William Judson Simmons

Full Name: William Judson Simmons
Date of birth: December 23, 1861
Date of death: September 8, 1945

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 1 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Texarkana / Bowie   Bowie
H 1 Jan 11, 1927 - Jan 8, 1929 40th   Democrat Texarkana / Bowie   Bowie
H 1 Jan 13, 1925 - Jan 11, 1927 39th   Democrat Texarkana / Bowie   Bowie

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, "Who's Who and What's What in the Texas Legislature," by Ed Kilman, 2/8/1929, p. 18. Houston Post-Dispatch.

Other Resources

  • Census of 1930 - William J. Simmons, Texarkana, Bowie County, age 68, born in South Carolina, state legislator, wife Amma. FamilySearch.
  • Rev. W.J. Simmons, birth date 12/23/1861, death date 9/8/1945; burial, along with Amma, in Rose Hill Cemetery, Texarkana. Find a Grave.
  • W.J. Simmons, age 67 in 1929, born in South Carolina, minister. Legislative Reference Library Card File.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

41st R.S. - 1929
Congressional Districts  
Constitutional Amendments  
Judicial Districts  
Liquor Traffic  
Public Printing (Chair) 
40th R.S. - 1927
Claims and Accounts  
Judicial Districts (Vice Chair) 
Liquor Traffic  
39th R.S. - 1925
Constitutional Amendments  
Judicial Districts  
Liquor Traffic  

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