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Joseph E. Lockridge Joseph E. Lockridge
Full Name: Joseph Edwin Lockridge
Date of birth: July 15, 1932
Date of death: May 3, 1968

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 33-5 Jan 10, 1967 - May 3, 1968 60th (1)   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
(1) Zan W. Holmes, Jr., in special election 6/18/1968, sworn 6/24/1968, succeeded Joseph E. Lockridge, died 5/3/1968. First session was 60th 1st Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 85th Legislature, R.S., HR 452, celebrating Black History Month and honoring the leadership and vision of African American lawmakers. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Lockridge chosen "Rookie [Freshman] of the Year," 60th Legislature, Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 60th Legislature, 1st C.S., HCR 2. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • LOCKRIDGE, JOSEPH EDWIN (1932-1968). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biography, pp. 151-154. Negro Legislators of Texas and Their Descendants, 1970.
  • Memorial, June 1968, p. 570. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, Korean War. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Other Resources
  • Election to Texas Legislature, p. 110. Austin Lawyers: A Legacy of Leadership and Service, 2005.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Joseph E. Lockridge, 60th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 60th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    60th R.S. - 1967
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