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J.T. Hamilton John Thomas Hamilton
Full Name: John Thomas Hamilton
Date of birth: February 21, 1859
Date of death: December 12, 1936

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 110 Jan 14, 1919 - Jan 11, 1921 36th   Democrat May / Brown   Brown, Callahan
H 88 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Mercury / McCulloch   Lampasas, McCulloch, Mason, San Saba
H 88 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st   Democrat Mercury / McCulloch   Lampasas, McCulloch, Mason, San Saba
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Rev. John Thomas Hamilton, birth date 2/21/1859 in Church Hill, Hawkins County, Tennessee; death date 12/12/1936 in Placid, McCulloch County, Texas; interment in Placid Cemetery. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary, Rev. J.T. Hamilton, "retired Baptist minister and former member of the Texas Legislature," Brownwood Bulletin, 12/14/1936, p. 6, crediting Brownwood Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Mentioned in "Through the Years - San Saba Representatives in Legislative History," 4/1/1948, p. 9. San Saba News.
  • 32nd Legislature (1911) - Rev. J.T. Hamilton, postoffice Mercury, nativity Tennessee, age 52, 29 years in Texas, farmer and minister, Democrat.
    36th Legislature (1919) - J.T. Hamilton, postoffice May, nativity Tennessee, age 60, 37 years in Texas, minister, member of former legislatures: 31st-32nd, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. J. T. Hamilton,31st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.T. Hamilton,32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. J.T. Hamilton,36th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 31st session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, north wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 32nd 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    36th R.S. - 1919
    Exterminating Pink Boll Worm, Investigate  
    Public Health  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    32nd R.S. - 1911
    Federal Relations  
    Internal Improvements  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    31st 1st C.S. - 1909
    Stock and Stock Raising  
    31st R.S. - 1909
    Stock and Stock Raising  

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