John T. Lindsey

John Thomas Lindsey

Full Name: John Thomas Lindsey
Date of birth: March 31, 1891
Date of death: November 28, 1970

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 12 Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923 37th   Democrat Kountze / Hardin   Hardin, Liberty, Tyler

Terms of Service top

House District 12
Jan 11, 1921 - Jan 9, 1923
Legislatures: 37th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Kountze / Hardin
Counties in district: Hardin, Liberty, Tyler

Biographical Information top

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 62nd Legislature, R.S., HSR 90, John Thomas Lindsey. Birth date 3/31/1891, death date 11/28/1970. Relatives: John Thomas Lindsey - grandson; James Walter Barclay - grandfather. Resolutions - Memorial.

Biographical Sketches

  • Relatives: John Thomas Lindsey - nephew; David Lindsey - uncle. Biographical sketch and photo, John Thomas Lindsey, Volume IV, pp. 322-324. East Texas: Its History and Its Makers, 1940.
  • Memorial, January 1971, p. 86. Birth date 3/31/1893, death date 11/27/1970. Texas Bar Journal.

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army, World War I. "During the World War, Mr. Lindsey enlisted in the United States Army on August 7, 1918, serving with the Thirty-eighth Division of Mississippi Infantry, Company A of the 151st Regiment. He was honorably discharged from the Army on July 28, 1919, after serving the entire time overseas." Biographical sketch, Volume IV, p. 324. East Texas: Its History and Its Makers, 1940.
  • John Thomas Lindsey, birth date 3/31/1891, death date 11/27/1970. FamilySearch United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940, 1985.

Other Resources

  • John Thomas Lindsey, birth date 3/31/1891 in Tyler County; death date 11/27/1970 in Beaumont, Jefferson County; attorney; served in World War I. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • John T. Lindsey (1893-1970), burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Groves, Jefferson County. Find a Grave.
  • Photo, Lindsey family reunion, Jacksonville, Texas, 1911., 2004.
  • David Lindsey mentioned as "other kin and friends of James Barclay" in The James Barclay Story, compiled by Teddy Barclay Pope, Ed. D. and Dennis LaVerne Pope, October 1, 1999. Dave Lindsey was the brother of James Oliver Lindsey, James Barclay's son-in-law and the father of John Thomas Lindsey. Internet genealogical service.
  • John Thomas Lindsey, birth date 3/31/1890, death date 11/27/1970. Ancestry of Rohnie Johnson and Stephanie Holmes. Internet genealogical service.


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Committee Information top

37th R.S. - 1921
Commerce and Manufactures  
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
Senatorial Districts  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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