J.D. Sallas

Joseph DeFleurie Sallas

Full Name: Joseph DeFleurie "Joe" Sallas
Date of birth: March 21, 1880
Date of death: August 4, 1958

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 24 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Crockett / Houston   Houston

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House District 24
Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919
Legislatures: 35th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Crockett / Houston
Counties in district: Houston

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Other Resources

  • Census of 1910 - Joe D. Sallas, Crockett, Houston County, age 30, wife Lena Sallas.
    Census of 1920 - Joe Sallas, Houston, Harris County, age 39, wife Trinie Sallas.
    Census of 1930 - Joe Sallas, Houston, Harris County, age 50, wife Tennis Sallas.
    Census of 1940 - Joe D. Sallas, Houston, Harris County, age 60, wife Tennie C. Sallas. FamilySearch. 1910 1920 1930 1940
  • Joseph D. Sallas, birth date 3/21/1880, death date 8/4/1958, Houston, Harris County, Texas. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • Joseph DeFleurie Sallas, birth date 3/21/1880, permanent address Lovelady, Houston County, farmer. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  • Joe D. Sallas, birth date 3/21/1880, death date 8/3/1958, burial in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Harris County. Find a Grave.
  • J.D. Sallas from Crockett. Born 3/21/1880, Lovelady, Texas. Biographical sketch, "Texas and Her Legislature (Legislative Section)," Members of Texas House of Representatives, 35th Legislature, 2/28/1917, p. 18. Married Tennie Knox. Fort Worth Record.
  • "Hon. Joe D. Sallas, President of the Age Limit League of America, Inc. . ." The Bonham Herald, 10/7/1937, p. 2, crediting Bonham Public Library. "Both Mr. Sallas and Mr. McCoy are former members of the Texas Legislature." Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • 35th Legislature (1917) - J.D. Sallas, postoffice Crockett, nativity Texas, age 37 (born circa 1880), manager cotton warehouse, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.


  • Photograph. J.D. Sallas, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board

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35th R.S. - 1917
Committee to Investigate Certain Expenditures  
Congressional Districts  
Constitutional Amendments  
Mines and Mining  
Revenue and Taxation  

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