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B. H. Dewey Brownrigg Hefferron Dewey
Full Name: Brownrigg Hefferron "Browny" Dewey, Jr.
Date of birth: December 16, 1917
Date of death: November 18, 1992

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 44 Jan 10, 1961 - Jan 8, 1963 57th   Democrat Bryan / Brazos   Brazos
H 44 Jan 13, 1959 - Jan 10, 1961 56th   Democrat Bryan / Brazos   Brazos
H 44 Jan 8, 1957 - Jan 13, 1959 55th   Democrat Bryan / Brazos   Brazos
H 44 Jan 11, 1955 - Jan 8, 1957 54th   Democrat Bryan / Brazos   Brazos
H 44 Jan 13, 1953 - Jan 11, 1955 53rd   Democrat Bryan / Brazos   Brazos
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Biographical Sketches
  • Memorial, May 1994, p. 567. Brownrigg Hefferon (Browny) Dewey. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, World War II. Memorial, May 1994, p. 567. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Other Resources
  • Brownrigg H. Dewey, Jr. birth date 12/16/1917, death date 11/18/1992, photo, interment in Bryan City Cemetery, Brazos County. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. B. H. Dewey, 53rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. B. H. Dewey, 54th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. B. H. Dewey, 55th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. B. H. Dewey, 56th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. B. H. Dewey, 56th Legislature, Texas Yearbook, 56th Legislature
  • Photograph. B. H. Dewey, 57th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 53rd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    57th R.S. - 1961
    Appropriations (Vice Chair) 
    Common Carriers  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections (Vice Chair) 
    Representation Before the Legislature (Chair) 
    56th R.S. - 1959
    Appropriations  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (Chair) 
    Military and Veteran's Affairs  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Rules  
    State Hospitals and Special Schools  
    55th R.S. - 1957
    Appropriations  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Interstate Cooperation (Vice Chair) 
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections (Vice Chair) 
    Rules  
    54th R.S. - 1955
    Appropriations  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts (Chair) 
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    53rd R.S. - 1953
    Appropriations  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts  
    Conservation and Reclamation  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Public Printing  
     

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