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Alonzo Jamison, Jr. Alonzo W. Jamison
Full Name: Alonzo Wesley Jamison, Jr.
Date of birth: April 12, 1918
Date of death: October 29, 2011

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 51 Jan 10, 1967 - Jan 14, 1969 60th   Democrat Denton / Denton   Cooke, Denton
H 59 Jan 12, 1965 - Jan 10, 1967 59th   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
H 59 Jan 8, 1963 - Jan 12, 1965 58th   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
H 59 Jan 10, 1961 - Jan 8, 1963 57th   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
H 59 Jan 13, 1959 - Jan 10, 1961 56th   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
H 59 Jan 8, 1957 - Jan 13, 1959 55th   Democrat Denton / Denton   Denton
H 59 Jan 11, 1955 - Jan 8, 1957 54th   Democrat Sanger / Denton   Denton
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Biographical Sketches
  • Oral history interviews available in Oral History Collection, University of North Texas.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, World War II; United States Army Reserve, Colonel. "He served during World War II as an officer in anti-aircraft artillery unit in North Africa, Sicily, Italy, France and Germany, and was awarded the Bronze Star. He continued to be active in the U.S. Army Reserves and retired as a Colonel in 1974." Obituary, 11/6/2011. Dallas Morning News.
  • Other Resources
  • Alonzo Wesley Jamison, Jr., birth date 4/12/1918, residence in Denton from 1993-2009. FamilySearch United States Public Records, 1970-2009.
  • Alonzo Wesley Jamison, Jr., birth date 4/12/1918 in obituary (4/13/1918 on family cenotaph), death date 10/29/2011, photo, obituary, cenotaph in Valley View Cemetery, Valley View, Cooke County. Find a Grave.
  • "Sine Die" song (to the tune of "This Ole House"), 1959 version and undated version, ghost-written for Alonzo Jamison ("Mrs. Jamison is thought to be the ghost"). Memo File.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Alonzo Jamison, Jr., 54th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Alonzo Jamison, Jr., 55th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Alonzo Jamison, Jr., 56th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Alonzo Jamison, Jr., 56th Legislature, Texas Yearbook, 56th Legislature
  • Photograph. Alonzo Jamison, Jr., 57th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Alonzo Jamison, Jr., 58th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Alonzo Jamison, Jr., 59th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Alonzo Jamison, Jr., 60th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 54th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 55th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 56th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 57th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 58th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 59th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 60th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    60th R.S. - 1967
    Common Carriers  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Constitutional Revision Commission  
    Education  
    Juvenile Crime and Delinquency (Vice Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    59th R.S. - 1965
    Common Carriers (Vice Chair) 
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Counties  
    Juvenile Crime  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Health  
    58th R.S. - 1963
    Common Carriers (Vice Chair) 
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Counties  
    Education  
    Privileges, Suffrage, and Elections  
    57th R.S. - 1961
    Agriculture  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Education  
    Highways and Roads (Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    56th R.S. - 1959
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Education (Chair) 
    Highways and Roads  
    Rules  
    State Affairs  
    55th R.S. - 1957
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Rules  
    School Districts (Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    54th R.S. - 1955
    Agriculture  
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    Education  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Military and Veteran's Affairs  
    Segregation in Public Schools, Advisory  
     

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