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J.W. Thomas John William Thomas
Full Name: John William Thomas, Sr.
Date of birth: February 12, 1884
Date of death: January 8, 1971

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 27 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th (1) (2)   Democrat Rogers / Bell   Bell, Bosque, Coryell, Hamilton
(1) 2-year term; entire Senate went up for reelection in 1924 due to redistricting. Act approved 1921 and effective Apr. 1, 1924, 37th Leg., 1st C.S., ch. 60, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(2) 38th Legislature - 1/9/1923, p. 1-2, List of State Senators Elected at the General Election Held November Seventh, 1922. Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, March 1971, p. 289. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J.W. Thomas, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 38th session composite photo of Senate members (3rd floor back hall corridor, west wall. 3E.C2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    38th R.S. - 1923
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Educational Affairs  
    Engrossed Bills  
    Insurance and Banking  
    Nominations by the Governor (Vice Chair) 
    Public Lands and Land Office (Chair) 
     

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