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Samuel Ealy Johnson, Jr. Samuel Ealy Johnson, Jr.
Full Name: Samuel Ealy "Sam" Johnson, Jr.
Date of birth: October 11, 1877
Date of death: October 23, 1937

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 85 Jan 9, 1923 - Sep 1, 1923 38th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Stonewall / Gillespie   Blanco, Gillespie, Kendall, Llano
H 87 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th (5) (6)   Democrat Stonewall / Gillespie   Blanco, Gillespie, Kendall, Llano
H 87 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 11, 1921 36th   Democrat Johnson City / Blanco   Blanco, Gillespie, Kendall, Llano
H 87 Feb 26, 1918 - Jan 14, 1919 35th (7) (8)   Democrat Fredericksburg / Gillespie   Blanco, Gillespie, Kendall, Llano
H 89 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th (9) (10) (11)   Democrat Stonewall / Gillespie   Blanco, Gillespie, Llano
H 89 Jan 10, 1905 - Jan 8, 1907 29th (12) (13) (14) (15)   Democrat Hye / Blanco   Blanco, Gillespie, Llano
(1) Home city Johnson City [Blanco County]. House Journal.
(2) Home address Stonewall [Gillespie County]. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Johnson resigned 9/1/1923. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Home post office Stonewall. Texas Legislative Manual.
(5) District 87 composed of Llano, Blanco, Gillespie, and Kendall counties, Acts 1911, 32nd Legislature, 1st C.S., ch. 10, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(6) Incorrectly states member's district is 101. Texas Legislative Manual.
(7) Sam E. Johnson, Jr., in special election 2/15/1918, sworn 2/26/1918, succeeded Thomas J. Martin, resigned after 3rd Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(8) Assumed Democrat based on listing as Democrat in prior and subsequent Legislatures. Texas Legislative Manual.
(9) Home city Stonewall [Gillespie County]. House Journal.
(10) Home address Hye, Blanco County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(11) Home post office Fredericksburg [Gillespie County]. Texas Legislative Manual.
(12) Hye is on U.S. Highway 290 near the Gillespie county line ten miles west of Johnson City in western Blanco County. Handbook of Texas Online.
(13) Home Hye, Gillespie [sic] County. House Journal.
(14) Home address Hye [Blanco County]. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(15) Home post office Stonewall [Gillespie County]. Texas Legislative Manual.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 45th Legislature, 2nd C.S., 10/25/1937, p. 566. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • JOHNSON, SAMUEL EALY, JR. (1877-1937). Father of U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Samuel Ealy Johnson, Jr., 29th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Samuel Ealy Johnson, Jr., 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Samuel Ealy Johnson, Jr., 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Samuel Ealy Johnson, Jr., 36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Samuel Ealy Johnson, Jr., 37th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Samuel Ealy Johnson, Jr., 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 29th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 30th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 36th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 37th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 38th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, south wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Common Carriers  
    Municipal and Private Corporations (Chair) 
    Oil, Gas and Mining  
    Public Health  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    37th R.S. - 1921
    Common Carriers  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Representative Districts (Vice Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    36th R.S. - 1919
    Agriculture  
    Counties  
    Highway Commission, Investigate  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Appropriations  
    Common Carriers  
    Liquor Traffic  
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Agriculture  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Education  
    Judicial Districts  
    Mines and Mining  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Public Printing  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    29th R.S. - 1905
    Agriculture  
    Judicial Districts  
    Mines and Mining  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
     

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