John A. Mobley

John Allen Mobley, Sr.

Full Name: John Allen Mobley, Sr.
Date of birth: January 27, 1875
Date of death: April 13, 1932

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 29 Jan 12, 1909 - Dec 22, 1909 31st (1) (2)   Democrat Athens / Henderson   Henderson
H 29 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Athens / Henderson   Henderson

(1) Democrat; Mobley "resigned December 22, 1909, to accept appointment as Assistant Attorney General to represent the State in the Court of Criminal Appeals; appointment took effect January 1, 1910." Roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, p. 413. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.
(2) Robert E. Yantis, sworn 7/28/1910, succeeded John A. Mobley, resigned 12/22/1909. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, 4/13/1932, p. 2. Corsicana Daily Sun.

Other Resources

  • Death notice, 4/13/1932, p. 4. Daily Court Review (Harris County, Texas).
  • John A. Mobley, death date 4/13/1932 in Manhattan, New York City, New York; burial in Houston, 4/17/1932. FamilySearch. New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949
  • John Allen Mobley, birth date 1/27/1875, draft registration in Houston, Harris County. FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  • John A. Mobley (1875-1932), burial in Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Harris County. Includes obituary from the Reno Evening Gazette. Find a Grave.
  • Memorial, October 1932, p. 89. Texas Law Review Proceedings of the . . . Annual Meeting of the Texas Bar Association.
  • Listed in "History of Legislative Representatives From This County [Henderson] Compiled," from Athens Weekly Review, 11/10/1938. Henderson County, TXGenWeb Project.


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Committee Information top

31st 1st C.S. - 1909
Banks and Banking  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Private Corporations  
Revenue and Taxation  
31st R.S. - 1909
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Private Corporations  
State Affairs (Chair) 
State Asylums  
30th R.S. - 1907
Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  
Revenue and Taxation  
State Affairs  
State Affairs Subcommittee on the Fort Worth Stockyards  
State Asylums  

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