Ben Z. Grant

Full Name: Benjamin Zane Grant

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3 Jan 9, 1979 - Jan 5, 1981 66th (1)   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Rusk
H 3 Jan 11, 1977 - Jan 9, 1979 65th   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Rusk
H 3 Jan 14, 1975 - Jan 11, 1977 64th   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Rusk
H 3 Jan 9, 1973 - Jan 14, 1975 63rd   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Rusk
H 3 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Panola

(1) Resignation letter dated 1/2/1981, effective 1/5/1981. Texas House of Representatives.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

  • "Clayton Leads Wedding Vows at Capitol," 9/23/1977, reports on the marriages of former representative Richard Reynolds and incumbent representative Ben Grant. Ben Grant and his bride were married in the Capitol rotunda. Austin American-Statesman.
  • Benjamin Zane Grant. FamilySearch United States Public Records, 1970-2009.
  • Delegate to the Texas Constitutional Convention, 1974. Record of Proceedings, Texas Constitutional Convention: Official Journals, January 8 - July 30, 1974, 1975.
  • Photograph, "Where Are They Now? The Dirty Thirty," September 2001, p. 52. Texas Monthly.


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

66th R.S. - 1979
Judiciary (Chair) 
Ways and Means  
65th R.S. - 1977
Grand Juries, House Joint Select  
Judiciary (Chair) 
Self-Insurance of Workers' Compensation Claims, House Joint  
Ways and Means  
Ways and Means Subcommittee on Appropriative Matters  
64th R.S. - 1975
Functions of the Judiciary, Select  
Judicial Qualifications Commission Study, Special  
Judiciary (Chair) 
Revenue and Taxation  
Ways and Means  
63rd R.S. - 1973
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Environmental Affairs  
Environmental Affairs Subcommittee on Wildlife Preservation (Vice Chair) 
Judiciary (Vice Chair) 
62nd R.S. - 1971
Capitol Use and Public Information, Interim  
Commerce and Manufacturing  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Mental Health and Mental Retardation  
Military Affairs  
Poverty/Office of Economic Opportunity  
School Districts  

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