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John W. Campbell John William Campbell
Full Name: John William Campbell
Date of birth: July 14, 1866
Date of death: November 15, 1940

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 16 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th   Democrat Galveston / Galveston   Galveston
H 16 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Galveston / Galveston   Galveston
H 23 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Galveston / Galveston   Galveston
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Obituary and photo, "Rites to Be Held Tomorrow for Judge Campbell," 11/16/1940, pp. 1-2. Former Galveston County Judge; "presiding officer of the county commissioners court following the 1900 storm [Galveston Hurricane] . . . in 1910 he was elected to the state legislature. He served there for three terms until 1916." Galveston Daily News.
  • Other Resources
  • John William Campbell, birth date 7/14/1866, death date 11/15/1940 in San Antonio, lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • John W. Campbell, birth date 7/14/1866, death date 11/15/1940, portrait, interment in Lakeview Cemetery, Galveston, Galveston County. Find a Grave.
  • 34th Legislature (1915) - John W. Campbell, postoffice Galveston, nativity Texas, age 48 (born circa 1867), lawyer, 48 years in Texas, member of former legislatures: 32nd-33rd. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John W. Campbell, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John W. Campbell, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. John W. Campbell, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 32nd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 33rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    34th R.S. - 1915
    Banks and Banking  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Insurance  
    Judiciary  
    Reforms in Civil Procedure  
    State Affairs  
    State Asylums  
    33rd R.S. - 1913
    Appropriations  
    Banks and Banking  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Judiciary  
    Municipal Corporations  
    Reforms in Civil Procedure (Vice Chair) 
    Reforms in Criminal Procedure  
    32nd R.S. - 1911
    Banks and Banking  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Judicial Districts  
    Judiciary  
    Municipal Corporations  
    State Affairs  
    Supreme Judicial Districts  
     

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