Worth S. Ray

Worth Stickley Ray

Full Name: Worth Stickley Ray
Date of birth: March 29, 1878
Date of death: January 15, 1952

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 79 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1)   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
H 79 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th (2) (3) (4)   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton

(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.
(2) District 17 comprised of county; District 79 comprised of Denton county, pp. 33, 36, Acts 1901, 27th Legislature, 1st C.S., ch. 8, Apportionment Laws of Texas, 1836-1950, 1950.
(3) District 79 represented by Worth S. Ray, p. 3. House Journal.
(4) District 17 represented by Worth S. Ray, p. 66. Texas Legislative Manual.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

  • Worth S. Ray, candidate for House District 50, Place No. 5, 1930. "Business Man Asks Election As Lawmaker: Three Lawyers Are Also Seeking Place No. 5 in State House," 7/7/1930, p. 16. Member of 30th-31st Legislatures from Denton County. Dallas Morning News.
  • Memorial, May 1952, p. 221. Texas Bar Journal.

Military Service Notes

Other Resources

  • Obituary, "Worth Ray Dies at Austin Home," 1/18/1952, p. 10. Denton Record-Chronicle.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

31st 1st C.S. - 1909
Banks and Banking  
Private Corporations  
Public Health  
Public Printing  
31st R.S. - 1909
Appropriations Subcommittee on the North Texas Normal and College of Industrial Arts  
Banks and Banking  
Private Corporations  
Public Printing  
Revenue and Taxation (Chair) 
30th R.S. - 1907
Appropriations Subcommittee on the State Penitentiary at Rusk and North Texas Lunatic Aslyum at Terrell  
Common Carriers  
Enrolled Bills  
Public Printing  

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